ISLAMABAD: World Psychological Well being Day was noticed on Thursday to boost consciousness about psychological well being points and mobilize efforts in assist of psychological well being.
The theme chosen for this yr’s day was “Suicide prevention”.
World Well being Group says efforts will likely be made to boost consciousness in regards to the scale of suicide around the globe and the function that every of us can play to assist stop it, Radio Pakistan reported.
In a video message on ‘World Psychological Well being Day’, President Dr Arif Alvi stated, “Melancholy impacts life-style of individuals which creates hurdles in improvement of society.”
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He stated that the incumbent authorities was dedicated to supply primary well being amenities to all residents. Dr Alvi stated the aim of observing today was to disseminate consciousness relating to prevention of melancholy.
Whereas Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar stated that offering medical amenities and rehabilitation of individuals affected by psychological sicknesses was amongst high priorities of presidency.
In his message, he stated “Wholesome life is immediately related to wholesome mind.”
Punjab Minister for Well being Dr. Yasmin Rashid stated that the incumbent authorities was taking measures for easement of individuals in well being sector.
Addressing a ceremony in reference to Worldwide Psychological Well being Day in Lahore, she stated, “On this Psychological Well being Day we must always make a dedication to proceed efforts for remedy and rehabilitation of psychological well being sufferers.”