Ananalytical Study On The Social Concern Of Acid Attack Cases

  • Dr. Prasanta Kumar Bhuyan



In the course of the most recent decade India has been seeing a disturbing development of acid assault particularly on women. Acid savagery is a terrible wrongdoing submitted as a rule against women, with an expectation to distort or murder her. It can likewise be called as the sexual orientation based savagery against women. As indicated by the National Commission of India acid assault is "any demonstration of tossing acid or utilizing acid in any structure on the casualty with the expectation of or with information that such individual is probably going to cause to the next individual perpetual or halfway harm or deformation or disfiguration to any piece of the group of such individual". An investigation uncovered that 78% of the revealed acid assault case is for refusal to marriage or a dismissal of sentiment. "Acid assault on young ladies" is a portion of the title texts that are showing up in the day by day paper. Acid assault on women is expanding step by step. The simple accessibility of cheap acid makes the culprits to utilize it as an ideal weapon against the women. The most widely recognized sorts of acid used in these attacks incorporate sulphuric, nitric, and hydrochloric acid. Assault through acid infrequently slaughters yet it causes extreme physical, mental and social scarring. With the passing of ' The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 2013, and the rules by the Supreme Court of India, the guidelines have gotten stricter. Be that as it may, the overview of 2014 indicated 300% increment in the absolute number of acid assault cases detailed. Our lawful and clinical frameworks have likewise demonstrated exceptionally frail while managing such cases. This paper manages the loathsome impacts that acid assaults have on the casualties truly, mentally, socially what's more, monetarily. It even inspects the contemporary laws administering acid assaults.