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Why Are Indians Not Seeking Mental Health Solution During COVID-19 Pandemic?

Sep 07, 2020 10:01 PM IST India India

The pandemic & the lockdown had a considerable impact on mental health. Research conducted by the Indian Psychiatric Society showed that of 1,685 participants, 40% were suffering from mental health disorders. Another survey on mental health professionals found that there is an increase of 65% in self-harm among their patients during the pandemic.