Daily Archives: 17/06/2013

New mental health bill bans electric shocks, gives right to treatment

New mental health bill bans electric shocks, gives right to treatment Sunday, June 16, 2013 New Delhi: The right of mentally-ill patients to decide their mode of treatment, decriminalising suicide for them and a ban on electric shock treatment without anaesthesia are some of the progressive provisions of the new mental health bill proposed by […]