FastForward Justice is an online legal organisation which is aimed at advancing the present legal education within the country.
About the Webinar
FastForward Justice is organising a Webinar on Anti-defection Law.
India’s parliamentary democracy is characterized by multi-party system and parties concentrated goal remains to capture power. But in maintaining and retaining power, people in power compromise on principles, give up commitments and there is foul play.
The phenomenon of Defections is in common parlance in India shaking up the Indian fabric of democracy, and regarded as mostly unprincipled, opportunistic measure. To check frequent defections, Rajiv Gandhi in his tenure as PM in 1985 by the 52nd Amendment, 10th schedule of the Constitution ringed in the Anti-Defection law aimed to check the ‘Aya Ram, Gaya Ram’ (frequent defection by legislators) in India.
Today, once again Anti-Defecton law is at centre of political drama during Lockdown India, with Sachin Pilot camp rebellion and defection and now disqualified. In this webinar, the contours of Defection in Indian politics, Anti-defection law and contemporary landscape of power and democracy in India will be dealt with.
The participants must be currently pursuing their Bachelor’s Degree in law i.e. 3 Year L.L.B. course or 5 Year B.A.LL.B. Course from any recognized university/school or pursuing LLM from any recognized University.
Any person having knowledge of the law can also participate.
About the Speaker
Dr. Anna Nath Ganguly is engaged as Assistant Professor (Political Science) in Amity School of Social Sciences (AISS), Amity University.
Prior to AISS, she was engaged with Amity Law School Delhi(ALSD) affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU). Previously she has also worked as Consultant at the School of Corporate Governance and Public Policy, Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA), a Think Tank of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India.
The Registration fee for the webinar is Rs. 100/-
The registration fee is to be paid by the following methods:
IFSC Code: HDFC0003143
Account Holder’s name: Amit
UPI ID: fastforwardjustice@okhdfcbank
Google Pay/Phonpay: 8262892004
Registration fee is not refundable at all costs. It will be refundable only in a case the webinar is called off by the organizing committee due to any unavoidable circumstances. (In such a case refund will be initiated in your BANK ACCOUNT NUMBERS).
Note: All the students will be verified with their names when they will be admitted to the Zoom webinar. So make sure that the
names should be the same as per on the registrations form. You will be added in the WhatsApp group soon for the link after a successful registration.
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