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Provisions of Mental Health Act cannot be complied with if Review Boards are not constituted: Karnataka HC

The High Court said that as soon as a non-official member is appointed under the Act, a meeting should be convened to discuss further issues such as infrastructure, funds, staff etc.

Rintu Mariam Biju

The Karnataka High Court today directed the State Authority under the Mental Health Act (MH Act) to convene a meeting to discuss further issues as soon as a non-official member is appointed.

A Division Bench of Chief Justice Abhay Shreeniwas Oka and Justice Ashok S Kinagi once again questioned the State,

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