The students of School of Journalism and MassCommunication visited the District Court, Dwarka on 25th February 2020. The students got the opportunityto attend hearing of various case related to Property, Family court case and pick pocketing.
DelhiBar Association Secretary Mr. D.D. Sharma and Ms. Meenakshi Sharma guided students about the procedure of different courts like how a Fast track court is different from the other courtsin working.
They addressed the queries of the studentsrelated to role of media in popular cases such as Nirbhaya Case, Arushi murder case etc. He guided them about thecode of conduct for media in sub-judice cases where the case is under-trial and the judgment is pending. Mr. D.D. Sharma alsobriefed the students about Vulnerable Witness court and how the people who are vulnerable like small children and women rapevictim can opt for this option.
The visit was really beneficial for the students of Journalism and Mass Communication, as theywere able to understand working of a court and as a journalist, they know how to cover court proceedings under legal beat.