Acid Attacks organized by the Bengali News based TV Channel “24 Ghanta”

25th July 2014

Mr. Bikramjit Sen, Deputy Director (Headquarters) ASFI participated in a panel discussion on Acid Attacks organized by the Bengali News based TV Channel “24 Ghanta” on Friday, 25th July 2014 along with three other panelists namely Prof. Saswati Ghosh Social Activists and HOD, Dept. Of Economics, City College, Ms. Dolon Ganguly of Jeevika Development Society and Advocate Jayanta Chatterjee. It was a LIVE one hour programme from 8 PM to 9 PM under their regular show "Apnar Ray" which was discussing the menace of acid attacks - why there is an increasing trend and what can be done to help victims and stop attacks.

On Saturday 26th July 2014 Mr. Bikramjit Sen, Deputy Director (Headquarters) ASFI was interviewed over telephone during a LIVE programme on Acid Attacks organized by the Bengali TV channel “Akash Bangla” from 8.05 pm to 8.10 PM. The interviewer sought the views of Acid Survivors Foundation India (ASFI) on the reason for such increase in number of attacks and what steps can be taken to deal with this.