10% rise in suicide cases in pandemic year 2020 compared to 2019: NCRB

The 2020 numbers are also an indicator of a steep rise, as there was only a 3.4% increase in suicides in 2019 from 2018.
Suicide, NCRB stats
Suicide, NCRB stats

Daily wagers were the majority of the people who died by suicide in 2020, National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) statistics have revealed.

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