Mental health care bill

Mental Health Care Bill to decriminalise suicide tabled

The new mental health care bill, which seeks to decriminalise suicide and makes access to affordable mental health care a right for all, was introduced in Rajya Sabha this week.

Aug 21, 2013, 23:42 PM IST

Government planning new mental health care bill

The government is considering a new mental healthcare bill to replace the old Mental Health Act, 1987, Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said on Friday.

Aug 19, 2011, 20:28 PM IST