The UK Interior Ministry has proposed six months of imprisonment for being caught twice a day in acid-feeding. Recent incidents of acid-terrorism have increased in the country. This crime has doubled in the last five years. The announcement was made on Friday, BBC World News reported.
Anxiety attacks have caused concern in the country. There are demands for the provision of strict punishment to prevent this attack at different levels. Home Minister Amber resigned in favor of ensuring strict punishment for the assault of Red Acid.
Home Minister Amber Rudd said that he wants to ban buying of harmful substances under the age of 18 years. 21 percent of all terrorist activities occurring in 2016 to 2017 have been committed by teenagers. He said the government wants to give this message, those cowards who use it as weapons will not be able to escape the law.
When the new law is passed, the Ministry of Home Affairs is hoping to reduce the risk of carrying harmful substances in public. They say that if someone is caught with harmful substances, they have to prove the reason for carrying it.For anyone aged over 18 years old, if he gets acids twice, he will have to undergo six months of imprisonment.
In the gathering of the Conservative Party this year, the Home Minister announced plans to ban the purchase of harmful substances under 18 years of age. He said, ‘Acid attack is like a rebellion. The victims of this terrorism are not completely healed. Surgery continues after one, and thus life becomes miserable. ‘
Earlier, in August, the UK increased the punishment of the offense to prevent acid attack. If the acid was to be taken illegally, the penalty for the maximum life sentence was declared after four years of imprisonment and the acid penalty was imposed on anyone else.
London Metropolitan Police quoted local media as saying that in July alone, 455 acids attacks in London occur in London alone. In the age of 15 to 29 years of suffering, nearly one-third of the Asian 80% of the victims of these incidents are male. 82 percent of the attackers were male. Police said that acid attack is being chosen as an available means of hatred, racism, hijacking and revenge.