World Suicide Prevention Day 2020: It is celebrated to prevent suicide, knows what are the main reasons for it
Hello friends, today is World Suicide Prevention Day. This day is celebrated every year on 10 September. This day was started to curb the increasing trend of suicides in the world and to create awareness among the people about this problem. The problem of suicide is increasing day by day.
For every suicide, many people attempt suicide and think about it very seriously. Suicides have a ripple effect on families, communities, and the nation.
Know what is the reason for suicide: World Suicide Prevention Day
Major causes of suicide in India are terrible illness, family discord, conflict in married life, poverty, mental disorder, failure in examination, failure in love, financial dispute, political situations. Due to mental disorder, mania, extreme anxiety, mental instability, menstruation, always suffering from the feeling of inferiority, being surrounded by despair, etc. are the major mental disorders.
One person commits suicide every 40 seconds: WHO
WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghabraye said that despite the success in this direction, one person still commits suicide every 40 seconds. Every death is a tragedy for family, friends, and colleges. Suicide can be stopped. We call upon all countries to permanently incorporate suicide prevention strategies into national health and education programs.
Hanging, poisoning methods are prevalent for suicide:
One of the most prevalent methods of committing suicide is hanging, eating poison, or setting yourself ablaze. The same as effective ways of overcoming the incidents of suicides, reducing the access of people to these means, uniting the media for coverage on the incidents related to suicides, running such programs among the youth which makes them prone to life-threatening stress Help to deal with the need to help the needy people according to their condition by checking the risk of suicide.
Covid-19 can also be a major reason for suicide:
Epidemics such as Covid-19 provoke suicide as jobs are lost, social isolation occurs, and low social contact loneliness. Paired with this is poor access to counseling, relief from mental health illness in some patients, and loss of access to treatment.
Let me tell you that the last comparative crisis was the Spanish flu epidemic in 1918–1919. In which about 500 million people are infected with the flu virus. It caused at least 50 million deaths worldwide.