National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) informed suicides figures among Madhya Pradesh students being the highest, in a 2015 report release they put these suicides figure to 625. MP stood at 4th place in the number of unfortunate self-termination incidents by the students behind Maharashtra at 1230, Tamil Nadu at 995, West Bengal at 678.
MP accounted for 7% of all such cases among the students of the country. There has been a 3% fall in those cases of suicides among students from 2014. The 28% of the total cases are because of examination failure in MP.The experts have attributed most of such cases to the burdens of examinations. Besides, there are other reasons that are linked to the suicides cases like pressures, anxiety, stress & depression.
The psychiatrists feel that to counter this alarming situation, share knowledge about the mental health so they could also identify the stress and depressions through its symptoms. They say that the students should be told that the life doesn’t end with the failure but begins from there. A subject related to mental wellbeing should be in the curriculum of the school. The students should know about the disorders and how and where they should seek help.