"Every person with mental illness will have a right to live with dignity, and there shall be no discrimination on any basis, including gender, sex, sexual orientation, religion, culture, caste, social or political beliefs, class or disability", the Act says. His photograph also can not be published in media without consent.
Some of the new legislation's provisions are the banning of electric shock therapy for children with mental illnesses. They can also nominate a representative. "It has enabled me to have a more comprehensive understanding of mental health and offer better support to those experiencing mental illness".
The voluntary admissions will also be checked if the admission is needed; it will be for a specific time period under the guidance of a trained psychiatrist. The advance directive has to be certified by a medical practitioner or registered with the Mental Health Board. Experts say that the law can run into some teething problems but would be helpful in the long run.
Through a mix of group activities, presentations and discussions, each session is built around a Mental Health First Aid action plan, enabling the participants to have confidence as they intervene in various situations, according to the press release.
Union health minister JP Nadda had, last year, said the bill recognizes a person attempting suicide must be under extreme stress, hence no IPC sections should be invoked. These will act as a reference point to manage people with mental illness. We also encourage everyone to report any cases of deficiencies to authorities and help improve their services for the benefit of the community.
North Korea replaces top three military officials
The presidential suite may set the government back by at least 8,000 Singapore dollars ($6,000) a night, it said. ICAN plans to use money received when it won the Nobel Peace Prize previous year for this objective .
Check your ticket - Some Delta winners in Lotto Max
A $500,000 winning ticket and a $333,333 winning ticket were each sold in Brampton, according to the Ontario Lottery Group (OLG). Next week's draw includes a $60-million jackpot and 52 draws of $1 million for a new OLG record of $112 million in prizing.
Here's how you can watch the WWDC live stream on Monday
The new features are unlikely to roll out to users before fall, which is when Apple usually releases its major updates . Some new hardware might also be in the cards as well, but we'll have to wait until Tim Cook takes the stage to find out.
China warns US against tariffs as trade talks end
Indeed, this has caused consternation in Beijing and is regarded as a "red line" for the ruling Communist Party. Meanwhile, G7 nations have hit out at the U.S. over its new steel and aluminium import tariffs.
Live Blog of Apple's 2018 WWDC Keynote
Ars will of course be in attendance, and we'll share the updates with you as they happen in our WWDC 2018 liveblog. Previous year saw the company unveil new iPad Pros, Macs and the first sighting of the new HomePod speaker.
Spanish opposition leader expected to oust PM Mariano Rajoy
In parliament Thursday, Sanchez presented his case that Rajoy must go because Spain "is sick and exhausted of serial corruption". The two then posed for a photo with the monarch along with the speakers of the lower Congress of Deputies and the Senate.