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Watch: IIT-M Cannot Give Engineering Solutions For Suicide

Fitting fan bush devices to prevent suicides in hostels is not the solution, awareness about mental health is, say experts

Annie Catherena

Annie Catherena

As students are on their winter break, the IIT Madras administration is busy fitting devices on fans.

These devices ensure the fans fall down when weight of over 40 kgs is put on them!

But experts say, engineering solutions are simply not the answer to student suicides.

Watch this video to find out what they recommend.