Neurology and Neurosurgery: Current Research

Volume 2, Issue 1 (2021)

Rapid Communication - Open Access
Escalated Suicidal Rate of the Undergraduate Students of Bangladesh - Social Impact and Recommendations to Overcome

Mohammad Azizur Rahman1*, Md. Touhidul Islam2, Nabidur Rahman1, Esrat Sultana3, Md. Sohel Parvez3, Shaikh Mirja Nurunnubi2

1 Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh

2 Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Bangladesh

3 Department of Microbiology, Jessore University of Science and Technology, Bangladesh

4 Department of Microbiology, The Acme Laboratories Limited, Bangladesh

*Corresponding Author:
Mohammad Azizur Rahman
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh.
E-mail: azizbmb@juniv.edu

Received date: July 01, 2021; Accepted date: July 16, 2021; Published date: July 23, 2021

Citation: Rahman MA, Islam MT, Rahman N, Sultana E, Parvez MS and Nurunnubi SM. Escalated Suicidal Rate of the Undergraduate Students of Bangladesh - Social Impact and Recommendations to Overcome. Neurol Neurosurg Curr Res. 2021;2(1):27-29.

Copyright: © 2021 Rahman MA, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

Abstract

Suicide has become one of the leading causes of death all over the world. It is considered a global public health problem and deviant behavior. People of different ages are committing suicide every day around the world for different reasons. University students, who are supposed to be the future of a country, are also accepting this path of death. Bangladeshi undergraduate students are also becoming the victims of suicide every day. In recent times, suicide ideation among university undergraduate students is increasing. This article reveals the prevalence of suicide among university undergraduate students and the factors associated with suicide ideation among university undergraduate students of Bangladesh. It also focuses on the impact of these suicides on the family and society. To overcome this grave situation, some precautionary steps have been recommended at the end of this article.

Keywords

Affected behavior; Behavioral health; Mental disorder; Psychology; Public health; Suicide.