Dr. Adish C. Aggarwala National Legal Essay Writing Competition- 2017

Submit before 2nd Nov, 2017

About :

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About Dr.Adish C Aggarwala:-Dr. Adish C. Aggarwala is a senior advocate and the President of International Council of Jurists, President of International Commission of Writers, Chairman of All India Bar Association, Convener of Indian Council of Jurists, Chairman of India Legal Information Institute, Secretary General of All India Senior Advocates Association and Patron of All India Law Students Association. He has been Senior Additional Advocate General of Haryana Govt and Additional Advocate General of Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Tamil Nadu.Govts.

 About the Competition

The essay writing competition has been started in the name of Dr. Adish C Aggarwala. The essay competition basically has the purpose to bring out original and concrete views of the mass- to the mass. In an essay, we look forward to a detail analysis of the status quo and putting forward suggestions that would serve as an instrument for change to the problems that persist.

Theme:- “UIDAI debate-Right to Privacy Fundamental Rights?


  • The Essay must be written in English.
  • Only one essay per participant may be submitted. Multiple or incomplete submissions will lead to disqualification.
  • Co-Authorship is permitted only up to two authors.
  • The Students who have made a solo entry and as a co-author also will be treated as multiple entries and it will lead to rejection of the second submission. . (The entry which is received first will be entertained ) • Only original essays will be considered for the competition. No part of it should have been published earlier nor should it be under consideration for publication or a contest elsewhere. Any form of plagiarism will result in disqualification of the essay. The participants will submit a separate undertaking with regard to originality of work
  • Identification mark must not be found in any part of the essay.


  1. The Essay shall consist of an abstract, main text and bibliography.
  2. An abstract not exceeding 200 words mentioning the title and keywords must be attached
  3. The essay shall be no longer than 2500 words. (Excluding footnotes).
  4. Footnotes must conform to Bluebook (19th Edition) rules of legal citation and must include a description of each authority adequate to allow a reasonable reader to identify and locate the authority in a publication of general circulation


  1. The written submission must have a cover page containing the name of the Participant, address, e-mail id, contact number and name of the college/university with address. ii. The external cover/envelope should be marked “Essay Competition”.


The participant should mention his or her name, address, e-mail id, contact number and name of the college/university with address in the mail and send the essay as an a attachment[ in MS word/pdf] with the Subject “Essay Competition”.

Prize and Reward

1st Prize Rs 10,000/-

2nd Prize Rs 7,000/-

3rd Prize Rs 5,000/-

Last Date  of Registration and Submission of Essay 2nd Nov, 2017


Thanking You

Adv. Aditya Mishra

B.A LL.B (Hons.), National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam

Associate, Chamber of Sr. Adv. Sudhanshu Batra, New Delhi

Mob:-+91-8860257167, +91-9310053923

Email: adityamishra0310@gmail.com / adityamishra0393@gmail.com


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