Mission Director, Women Empowerment visits acid attack survivor at SMHS hospital

on Wednesday, the Mission Director, Women Empowerment, Shabnam S Kamili visited a 24-year-old acid attack survivor of Srinagar district at SMHS hospital.

The Mission Director took stock of the facilities available to her at the hospital and assured her family of all possible support from the Government.

She strongly condemned the act of acid throwing and reiterated that such crimes degrade us as humans and society. While talking to the media, she said that this is the second incident in the last six months therefore ringing alarm bells to the society that the inculcation of values with regard to the respect and dignity of women need to be upheld.

The Mission Director was accompanied by District Social Welfare Officer Srinagar and her team from One Stop Centre for Women and Mahila Shakti Kendra.