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Published on Oct 22, 2023 02:50 PM IST
The Mental Health Care Act (MHCA), 2017, is progressive only in its mandate and preamble, but is restrictive in procedures. While focusing on the protection of the rights of persons with mental illness during treatment, the Act has ended up compromising the very right to treatment. The MHCA needs to be amended.
Updated on Oct 11, 2023 10:00 AM IST
ByDr Savita Malhotra
This article is authored by Dr Srikanth Srinivasan, chief medical advisor, Niyama Healthcare.
Published on Oct 10, 2023 11:14 AM IST