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  • ‘New mental health law a game changer’

    ‘New mental health law a game changer’

    This evolving movement in the early part of the 21st century within the country, mandated by the larger global movement of the drafting of a United Nations Convention of Rights of Persons with Disability (UNCRPD), where the right-based implementation of treatment divisions for Persons with Mental Illnesses (PMIs) seemed to be involved, resulted in the change.

    February 2, 2019
  • Court dismisses octogenarian’s plea for treatment of son

    Court dismisses octogenarian’s plea for treatment of son

    A court here has dismissed the plea of an octogenarian man to direct Delhi Police to take his 39-year-old son to a government hospital for treatment of his mental illness. Metropolitan Magistrate Anjani Mahajan rejected the application of Prabhu Dayal, seeking assistance of the police to admit his son to the psychiatric ward of Delhi …

    January 14, 2018