Internship Experience at Bihar State Legal Services Authority: Visited Jail, Mediation Center and Child Home Center

Name of the Student

Shreya Mehta

College of Study

School of Law, KIIT University

Name and Address of the Organization

Bihar State Legal Services Authority, Patna, India.

Duration of Internship

June 4, 2022, to June 24, 2022; 20 days

How did you Apply?

One can apply online and offline. For the online procedure, one has to send his/her CV along with the Recommendation letter issued by the college to bslsa_87[at]

Main Tasks

During the internship, we observed the functioning and activities of BSLSA and DLSA and the proceedings of the courts including Magisterial Court, Court of Sessions and Special Courts like Excise Court. We also visited the District Jail and various other institutions to get first hand information about those institutions. We also submitted an article as a part of the internship program.

Good things

Attaining lectures will definitely give you many things about your general legal rights and things. We got the opportunity to meet many NGOs that was really beneficial and also the good contacts for obvious reasons like your next internship and all.

Jail visit, meditation center, child home center and legal awareness visits were really helpful and learning there. Moreover, that if you are good at writing or you are interested in judicial exams that place is very much helpful as it can help in contacts for publishing if you articles and legal docs and as every officer were judicial officers you can get good help from them if you are interested in giving judiciary exams.