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In Yekaterinburg a student at the Lyceum under Ural Federal University (Urfu) has committed suicide before the math exam. It is reported Ura.ru with reference to the press service of the Investigative Committee (SK) on Sverdlovsk area.
According to the assistant to the head of the UK Maxim Chalkov assigned preliminary examination, the circumstances of the incident are being investigated.
In April it was reported that in Russia the number of children’s suicides has increased since 2017 and has reached nearly 800 cases. According to the delegate of the President on the rights of the child Anna Kuznetsova, these data indicate that “children left to themselves, they do not hear, the problems that concern them, do not care about anybody”.
Earlier, Russian students decided to save from suicide through programs to prevent suicide on the eve of the exam. The program envisages holding meetings at which a psychologist will tell parents how to recognize the child’s suicidal ideations. According to experts, parents should be wary if a teen talks about death, negative view of their future and is in a depressed state.
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