Udupi: September 15, 2015: Shivashankar B. Amarannavar, District and Sessions Judge, flagged off the Legal Literacy Chariot here. It will pass through three taluks over the next nine days to spread legal awareness among people.
Speaking after flagging off the chariot at the Government Pre-University College at Tenkanidiyur here, Mr. Amarannavar said that it is essential for people to have a basic knowledge of the laws.
There are laws governing everything from driving vehicles and marriages to purchasing or selling goods. Laws were framed for maintaining peace and order in the society. It was the responsibility of all people to obey the laws, he said.