New Delhi [India], September 13 (ANI): The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Wednesday set up an expert committee for controlling the open sale of acid and the rehabilitation of acid attack victims.
DCW Chairperson Swati Maliwal said, "The tenure of the committee will be for three months. The committee will give its report to the commission in three months and its recommendations to the government."
The committee will consist of police officers, lawyers and officials from various government departments.
The committee will draft legislation for banning the sale of acid. It will also prepare a model program for the rehabilitation of the attack victims and device strategies to bring them into the mainstream.