On 30th September, 2020, Legal & Management Society of K R Mangalam University organized Virtual Inter University Client Counselling Competition under Edude Fiesta, 2020.
The competition started by welcoming Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, Prof. Aditya Malik, Pro VC Prof. Tripathi and by stating the rules and regulations of the competition.
The panel of the judges for this competition included Dr. Archana Vashisth, Assistant Professor in School of Law, KRMU, Ms. Kratika Sharma, HR at Intercell Technologies, New Delhi and Mr. Vivek Sharma, Project Manager at Perk Minds Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi.
In this competition, there was a total number of 12 teams in this one member was acting as a client and the other one representing as a lawyer. The student who was representing himself as an advocate, was obliged to help out the client form the concerned problem and make him aware of his rights and the amount of compensation he can claim for the damages caused to him.
The problems which were discussed in the competition included the reference of various Indian Statutes such as Indian Contract Act, 1872, Indian Penal Code, 1960, The Constitution of India etc. This competition grabbed the interest of both legal and non-legal students and teachers as well.
The first position was secured by Puja Devanth who grabbed the prize money of Rs. 5000. The second position was secured by Vijay Mohan with prize money of Rs. 2500 and third position was secured by Subham Chatterjee with prize money of Rs. 1500.