India begins psychotherapy of troops in IIOJK
By KMSWednesday – March 3, 2021
According to Kashmir Media Service (KMS), the initiative has been taken with a 6-day course in the name of stress management workshop for Indian paramilitary, border security force (BSF) in Jammu.
In the beginning, 90 personnel will join the programme, a senior officer of the border-guarding force said.
BSF deputy inspector general (DIG) S.P.S Sandhu said the aim of the workshop, designed by art of living (AoL) foundation is to reduce the mental stress among the participating personnel due to the nature of their work.
This is worth mentioning here that 490 personnel of Indian army, paramilitary and police personnel have committed suicide while hundreds attempted to take their life in IIOJK since 2007.