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Tuesday, July 26, 2016

'Suicides in educational institutions not higher than society' - ZEE NEWS


Last Updated: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 18:10

New Delhi: Suicide rate in premier educational institutions in India is not higher than the society at large, but the government is determined to prevent recurrence of such incidents, the HRD ministry today said citing studies conducted by the IITs.

Minister of State for Human Resource Development (HRD) Mahendra Nath Pandey said in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha that this a serious matter and the government is determined to prevent such incidents in future.