Designing Innovative Solutions for Holistic Access to Justice (DISHA)



    Department of Justice (DoJ) has launched comprehensive, holistic, integrated and systemic solution on access to justice at pan India level through a scheme titled “Designing Innovative Solutions for Holistic Access to Justice (DISHA)” being implemented from 2021-26. All the Access to Justice Programmes have been merged under DISHA scheme and upscaled to all India level.


    An e-interface platform that aims to empower people through pre-litigation advice for rightfully claiming their entitlements and for timely redressal of their difficulties. It seeks to connect the poor and marginalized sections of society, through a dedicated pool of Panel Lawyers via video conferencing/telephonic facilities available at Common Service Centers (CSCs)

    NYAYA BANDHU (Pro Bono Legal Services)

    Aims for advancing the culture of pro bono and creating a framework for dispensation of offering pro bono legal services across the country. It links the persons eligible to avail free legal aid under Section 12 of Legal Services Authorities (LSA) Act, 1987 with the pro-bono lawyers


    Aims to facilitate District Judiciary for assisting in reduction of pendency of decade old pending cases in the district court & subordinate judiciary with the help of Nyaya Mitra



    Pan India Legal Literacy and Legal Awareness aims to enable the vulnerable sections of society to have access to information about their legal rights, entitlements and creating better legal awareness so as to make justice delivery system citizen-centric