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Delhi records 3,367 suicide cases in 2022: NCRB data

The number of suicide cases reported in the national capital in 2021 was at 2,760. In 2020, it had registered 3,025 suicide cases.

In 2022, of the 3,367 people who died by suicide, 842 were women and 2,525 men. (Representative image)
Published on Dec 06, 2023 07:59 PM IST

Rajasthan’s Mautana tradition a key issue in tribal sub plan areas

In the Mautana (compensation for death) tradition, upon a person’s demise, the body is placed in front of the house of village leaders, officials or the individual deemed responsible for a week or more, awaiting resolution. In the past, seeking vengeance by harming a relative of the accountable person was commonplace

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Published on Dec 02, 2023 02:38 PM IST

Another NEET aspirant dies by suicide in Kota, 26th this year

A 20-year-old student preparing for NEET in Kota, Rajasthan, died by suicide, bringing the total number of such cases in the coaching hub to 26 this year.

No suicide note was found and preliminary probe did not suggest any behavioural changes in the student, the SHO said (Representative photo)
Updated on Nov 29, 2023 06:12 AM IST
By, Jaipur

Woman training to be Agniveer 'dies by suicide' at Navy hostel in Mumbai

"The incident took place while Aparna was undergoing training on the Indian Navy Ship (INS) Attack," a police officer said.

According to Mumbai police, the deceased was identified as Aparna Nair. (Pic for representational purpose only)
Updated on Nov 28, 2023 12:28 PM IST

Debt-ridden family of five found dead in Karnataka

A family of five, including three children, were found dead in Tumakuru district. Police suspect the couple died by suicide after being unable to repay a loan.

The deceased included a couple and their three minor children. (Representative Image)
Updated on Nov 28, 2023 08:14 AM IST
By, Bengaluru
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