About Vidhi Mitra
Vidhi Mitra was established in the year 2018. Its aim is to make the legal system and justice more accessible to the general public and create awareness amongst people about contemporary issues and established rights of people.
The Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) was established in 1999 by a group of Professors from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad. Their goal is to improve governance and strengthen democracy by continuous work in the area of Electoral and Political Reforms.
About the Webinar
Vidhi Mitra, The Legal Aid Cell of Dharmashastra National Law University, Jabalpur, in coordination with Association for Democratic Reforms is planning to organise a webinar on the topic: ‘Social Media and its Impact on the Democracy.’
The abovementioned topic has been handpicked for its proliferating relevance in the contemporary State of Affairs.
We live in a generation where information is just a touch away. We are swayed by information all around us. People want to know, read, understand and then speak their minds on almost anything and everything. That is when social media started gaining popularity.
Social media has become one of the most significant realities of today! But what kind of impact does Social Media has on the Democracy?
The webinar will discuss the contemporary state of affairs with specific reference to Social Media’s notable impact on our Democratic values.
Date: 5th October 2020
Time: 9 PM
About the Speakers
Speakers for the event will be:
- Professor Balraj Chauhan, Vice-Chancellor, Dharmashastra National Law University, Jabalpur and Convenor of CLAT 2020 will be delivering the Introductory Note.
- Maj. Gen. Anil Verma (Retd.), Head of ADR and National Election Watch.
- Mr. Ashit Kumar Srivastava, Assistant Professor of Law, Dharmashastra National Law University, Jabalpur.
How to Register?
E-Certificates will be distributed to all participants who register during the Live Webinar (link for the same will be sent on the live chat)