Social justice system important link in development: Chouhan
BHOPAL: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said
that Justice Krishna Iyer is the protector of judicial system and human rights
and a champion of justice to under-trials, who always worked for welfare of the
poor and strived to remove hurdles in administering justice to them. Chouhan
lauded Iyer’s unprecedented contribution to maintenance of judicial system.
The Chief Minister was speaking as the chief guest at
centenary birthday function of Justice Iyer organised by Justice Krishna Iyer
Free Legal Aid Cell and Capital Foundation Society in New Delhi on Friday.
Haryana’s Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki, Supreme Court’s Justice AK Sikri, MP Meenakshi
Lekhi and other luminaries of judicial system expressed their views about
Justice Krishna Iyer at the function.
Chouhan said that social justice system is an
important link of development and it is the duty of all to ensure that every
section of society gets proper justice in time. In this context, Chouhan gave a
detailed account of the schemes being implemented in Madhya Pradesh for welfare
of various sections of society. He reiterated his government’s comment to
He also referred to
convening of Panchayats of various sections of society and chalking out welfare
schemes for them. The Chief Minister also informed about recently launched CM
Helpline. Chouhan said that it is the duty of the government to provide food,
clothes, houses, education and medicines to every section of society and Madhya
Pradesh government is discharging this duty well.