Thiruvananthapuram, September 10
It could be no coincidence, however it occurred in a Covid-19 statement centre in Kerala’s Pathanamthitta district, the place an beneath statement 41-year-old particular person dedicated suicide on Thursday.
September 10 is noticed because the World Suicide Prevention Day the world over.
Nishanth was discovered hanging from a ceiling fan within the COVID-19 statement centre run by the state authorities.
The authorities mentioned he was stressed for just a few days as he used to eat liquor commonly. But within the statement centre, he couldn’t get liquor ensuing within the growth of withdrawal signs in him.
On Thursday morning, he spoke to his spouse over the telephone and mentioned that he’ll commit suicide.
Incidentally, Kerala stands within the fifth place when it comes to suicides in India. A complete of 8,556 suicides have been reported within the state in 2019, whereas the quantity was 8,237 in 2018.
According to the newest National Crime Records Bureau knowledge, whereas the nationwide charge (variety of suicides per lakh of inhabitants) of suicides was 10.four per cent within the earlier yr, Kerala had a charge of 24.three per cent.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands leads the nation with a charge of 45.5 per cent. IANS