Movie Mental Hai kya..needs to be reviewed for insensitive images against disability.

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It's not just about the movie..the teasers are negative and title derogatory. 

Mental Health is classified as a disability. 

It's time negative remarks, images about persons with disabilities....even in so called "unintentional ways" are put an end to.

Section 92 of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act which says : "Whoever,—

(a) intentionally insults or intimidates with intent to humiliate a person with disability in any place within public view; .............

shall be punishable with imprisonment for a term which shall not be less than six months but which may extend to five years and with fine."

Reference..

#mentaIhaikya : Mental health experts stands united in expressing displeasure towards the upcoming Bollywood movie-'Mental hai kya' starring Kangana Raunt and Rajkumaar Rao. With film teaser released, an objection among Indian psychiatric society regarding the display of mental health in an derogatory manner through the title and poster.

The following article spells compilation of perspectives of various psychologists and psychiatrists over the same concern.

The article quotes- 'an era where one is fighting the , 'stigma' against mental health and are helping accept the term 'mental health', mental health awareness' or mental illness this title comes as a shock'.
To read more, click the link below �

https://mindmoodsandmagic.blogspot.com/2019/04/mental-hai-kya-sensational-stigma.html?m=1

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