QUETTA: Balochistan Meeting on Thursday handed a decision towards acid assaults on ladies and youngsters within the province, ARY Information reported.
The decision was tabled by Balochistan Nationwide Occasion (BNP) chief and MPA Shakeela Naveed Dehwar.
The decision acknowledged: “The rising variety of acid assault circumstances in Quetta has triggered concern amongst ladies and youngsters within the province and particularly in Quetta. The open sale of acid in markets should be banned instantly.”
The decision termed acid throwing an act of terrorism and demanded the federal government to take motion towards the suspects concerned in acid throwing incidents.
The session was then adjourned until Friday.
Final month, the Punjab authorities had introduced a month-to-month stipend for acid assault survivors.
Earlier in 2018, the Nationwide Meeting handed The Acid and Burn Crime Invoice, 2017.
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The invoice offered by then federal minister Marvi Memon provided free medical remedy and rehabilitation for acid burn victims. It additionally outlines a course of for conducting trials of accused within the shortest potential time.