The Constitution of India guarantees equal justice and consideration to all citizens. But for a range of reasons, legal services are not available to some communities. The legal Services authority is an effective mechanism for making legal aid easily available to such citizens. Competent Legal Services to the weaker sections of the society ensures
that opportunities for securing justice are not denied to any citizen. The legal services clinic was officially inaugurated at FCDP on 13th November 2019. The legal aid cell under the Kollam district legal aid services authority aims to the fisher folk and create awareness among them about the contemporary legal issues. The clinic is open once a week on every Wednesday. The legal cases are brought by Para-legal volunteers (PLV). Making free legal services available has been a boon for the weaker sections especially of the fisher folk community of Kollam.
For legal assistance,