Year : 1992  |  Volume : 34  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 340--343

The Psychiatry of the Assailants of ohe Tamil Nadu Chief Ministers


O Somasundaram 
 Consultant Psychiatrist, Retd. Superintendent, Institute of Mental health, Madras, India

Correspondence Address:
O Somasundaram
Consultant Psychiatrist, Retd. Superintendent, Institute of Mental health, Madras
India

The mental make up of assassins or assailants of V.I.PSQs. especially by persons of impaired mental capacity are of not only inherently interesting from a historical perspective but also of forensic psychiatric value. The attitude towards the care of the criminally mentally ill has been shaped by these incidents.


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Somasundaram O. The Psychiatry of the Assailants of ohe Tamil Nadu Chief Ministers.Indian J Psychiatry 1992;34:340-343


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