The mother of a year-old student whose body was found at sea has said she believed her daughter committed suicide and has asked the public to stop harassing her family or speculating on the cause of death. Chan Yin-lam — said to be a competitive swimmer and a regular participant in the ongoing protests — was last seen on September Her body was found naked in the waters near Yau Tong three days later. But the interview itself was received with scepticism. There have been claims that Chan appeared at a protest on August 11 and was affected by tear gas.
High ‘Suicide’ Rate of Hong Kong Protesters Points to Chinese Regime
Please refresh the page and retry. F or a long time, rural life in China was grim for women. The consequences are plain to see. Experts differ on the exact number - but estimates say that between 25 and 40 per cent more women kill themselves each year than men. In the UK, three quarters of all suicides are by men.
Chinese woman appears to post her suicide on Instagram
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A year-old Hong Kong protester was found dead Wednesday near her home, local media reports. They also said she had been preoccupied by the protests against the now-suspended extradition legislation. Last month, in the first of the instances, a year-old man fell to his death from a luxury mall located near the epicenter of the protests while unfurling a banner denouncing the extradition bill. Fellow protesters and mourners erected a shrine in his honor, laying wreaths and origami flowers near the site of his death. Suicide prevention groups told local media that they have recently been inundated with calls for help related to the protests, and warned of a mental health crisis.