About Us

The District Legal Services Authority, Jorhat with its office at the District & Sessions Judge Court Complex, was constituted by the Assam State Legal Services Authority, Guwahati vide Notification No. LGL / 176 / 94 / PT / 11 / 48, dated 07-04-1998 with the very purpose to assure and secure equal justice for all, specially to the weaker section of the society irrespective of caste, creed and race. It was the need of the hour to take cheap and speedy justice to the door-step of the economically poor and the needy.

Board Members

The Committee consists of the following members:

District and Sessions Judge, Jorhat Chairman
Shri Bankim Sarma Secretary
District Magistrate, Jorhat Ex-Officio Member
Chief Judicial Magistrate Ex-Officio Member
Superintendent of Police Ex-Officio Member
Sri Simanta Borthakur, Govt. Pleader, Jorhat Ex-Officio Member