Meet our Joint Secretary
Holder of a Doctorate in Law from Oxford Brookes, practicing lawyer at Madurai High Court, and long time promoter of human rights, Dr, M.C. Rajan (Christu Rajamony), 47, is the Joint-secretary of NCN. An ardent human rights promoter he has created more than 60 Justice Cells in Kanyakuamri District and has attended several human rights meetings at UN. Versatile in Tamil, Malayalam and English and able to read and write in Hindi, he holds master’s degrees in political science and history too besides bachelor degrees in philosophy and theology.
He has also been promoting voluntary service to those in prison and legal aid to the poor.
Name : Dr. M. C. Rajan (Christu Rajamony)
Date of Birth : 25th May 1967
Address : Director, St. Xaviers’s Legal Aid Ministry,
Bishop’s House, Nagercoil – 629001
Kanyakumari District, Tamilnadu, India
Qualifications : B. A., (Phil), B.Th (Western and Indian Theology), M.A., (His), M. A., (Political Science),
LLB, LLM (Indian Constitution), PhD (Oxford Brookes, UK) (International Human Rights Law)
Profession : Practicing Lawyer in Madurai High Court, Roman Catholic Priest
Director : St. Xavier’s Legal Aid Ministry
Coordinator : Prison Ministry India – Kottar Unit
Secretary : Justice and Peace Commission (KK Dist)
Secretary : Social Justice Commission (KK Dist)
Founder & President : Democratic People’s Federation
Publications : On Human Rights, Children Rights, Several articles published in the vernacular language.
Languages : Tamil, Malayalam, English Hindi (To read and write)
- Practicing in the High Court for several years
- Hundreds of legal and human rights trainings
- Formed more than 60 Justice Cells in Kanyakumari district
- Legal Counsellor to several organisations and NGOs
- Attended several UN level human rights meetings