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AIIMS Psychiatrist Diagnosed with Depression Died by Suicide

Twenty five year old junior resident, Dr. Anurag Kumar of AIIMS Hospital, Delhi committed suicide on July 10. Kumar was a resident doctor in the psychiatry department, and jumped to his death from the tenth floor of his hostel at the institute around 5 PM and was declared dead at the hospital, DCP(South) Atul Kumar Thakur confirmed. He had been seeking treatment for depression.

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 - 03:01 PM / by Suchitra Pednekar

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