We take this opportunity to inform you all about the 7th National Independent Thought Legal Essay Competition, 2018.
Independent Thought organises an annual Essay Competition for Law and Human Rights students all over India.
The theme for this year is Independent Thought v. Union of India ‘Problem of child marriages and child bride trafficking in India: Exploring legal and institutional solutions in the best interest of children’
LAST DATE for SUBMISSION is 30th September 2018.
The essay is in the landmark judgement of Independent Thought v. Union of India. This judgement by the Supreme Court in 2917 issued this judgement recognising every girl’s right to bodily integrity and penalising rape within a child marriage. In this judgement, the highest court of India articulated for the first time the government’s constitutional and human rights obligation to address child marriage and respect the rights of married girls.
The official website is http://www.ithought.in/index.php
- Post Submitter Name: Swadheena Joardar
- Submitter IP: 220.127.116.11