Blog by Niti Manthan
Facilitating young minds towards holistic development.
The COVID-19 pandemic has raised severe concern over the health of every individual across the world. The virus had the deadly property of transmission from one to another human just by coming in contact with the infected person and hence, the social distancing theory is to be followed by each person in India. The health workers have been in the middle of the situation since its beginning. They have been catering to the health concerns of every infected person, along with regular carrying out of tests to find out who is infected.
They are in direct contact with the infected patient while providing treatment or conducting tests. They are highly vulnerable as they cannot restrict human contact from the infected people so as to prevent themselves from getting infected. The Government while acknowledging the sacrifices of these front line workers addressed them as health warriors. This Bill was passed keeping in mind and protecting the interests of these health warriors.
Sushruta, Niti Manthan Centre for Medical & Health Law is inviting students & professionals to contribute and get their research papers published with its upcoming report! Read for more details.
The Ministry of Human Resource Development has created a quixotic National Education Policy, 2020 that includes various aspects like the psychology of an individual, revamping the administration and regulation of education. A joint task force has been created comprising the Ministry of Women and Child Development, Health and Family Welfare (HFW), and Tribal Affairs for planning and implementation of the policy. The improvised system of assessment namely PARAKH (Performance Assessment, Review and Analysis of Knowledge for Holistic development) gives a ray of hope that education will no longer be a formality but be a sign of excellence and quality. This article explores and analysis the policy.
Fintech can be defined as financial technology. With the increased usage of online financial technology, there is an augmented scope of online financial crime. Consequently, making it imperative to enact the necessary legislation to protect the public interest. This article explores the previous legislations to establish their scope.
The World Intellectual Property Organisation annually releases the Global Innovation Index ranking. India ranks 48 in the 2020 ranking. 1100 out of 1100 patents and 3500 out of 3500 trademark applications filed by Indian startups between April to October 2020 got rejected. Hence, the article explores the reforms that the educational system requires to promote and foster creativity and innovation in India.
This Article aims at highlighting the importance of Risk Assessment and Mental Health Screening during bail sentence hearing.
India is facing the worst mental health crisis in a very long time. Within the pandemic itself the situation has worsened. With suicide rates increasing and the treatment of any individual with mental illness with hostility or belittlement mental health as a legal concept is more needed now than ever. This article looks at the Mental Healthcare Act of 2017 and analyses how much farther we are yet to go.