Workshop to Sensitize to Acid Attack Victims




Workshop to Sensitize to Acid Attack Victims

March 13, 2019
K.R. Mangalam University



Internal Complaints Committee, K.R. Mangalam University, Gurugram with District Legal Services Authority, Gurugram organised a workshop on “Living in the Shadows: A Project for Acid Attack Victims” by Ms. Munmun Goyal, Panel Advocate & Mediator and Mr. Harish Bhardwaj, Panel Advocate & Mediator, Gurugram on 13th March, 2019 at KR Mangalam University, Sohna Road, Gurugram. More than 120 students attended the workshop. Ms. Munmun discussed the composition, functions of DLSA and encouraged students to become a Para Legal Volunteer. Mr. Harish Bhardwaj spoke on the legislative provisions as well as judicial pronouncements relating to Acid Attack, various policies and schemes with regard to the compensation which is paid to the acid attack victims &various measures that the government is taking to deter this crime. All the Faculty members of School of Journalism and Mass Communication & School of Legal studies attended the lecture. The lecture was found to be very constructive and productive.