The Faculty and Staff of the Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur have donated a one-day salary of April 2021 to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund for providing help to the needy and adversely affected by COVID 19.
About The Hidayatullah National Law University
Established in 2003, Hidayatullah National Law University has completed the journey of more than one and half a decade. In such a short span of time, HNLU has carved out a niche in the realm of legal education across India and the legacy is soaring towards newer heights day by day with moto Dharma Sansthapanartham meaning ‘for the sake of establishing the primacy of the laws of eternal values.’
Named after the great legal luminary Justice Mohammed Hidayatullah, the University was established by the Government of Chhattisgarh under the Hidayatullah National University of Law, Chhattisgarh, Act (Act No.10 of 2003).
HNLU is the sixth in the series of National Law Schools across India. HNLU has been included in the list of the Universities maintained by the University Grants Commission under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956 and has been declared fit to receive Central assistance in terms of the rules framed under Section 12 (B) of the UGC Act, 1956. The university is recognized by the Bar Council of India under section 7 of the Advocates Act 1961.
Prof. V. C. Vivekanandan, Vice Chancellor
‘The University faculty and staff have donated a day’s salary as a modest contribution to the Chief Minister’s relief fund in fighting and tackling the deadly spread of the Corona Virus in its second wave. Our prayers and best wishes for recovery of those who are undergoing treatment and our heartfelt condolences to those who have succumbed to the deadly virus. We stand in solidarity with the Governments of Chhattisgarh and Centre for their coordinated efforts to tackle this never before crisis. We also urge all to scrupulously follow the safety precautions to overcome this pandemic.’