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50 million Pakistanis suffering from mental disorders

Islamabad:  In Pakistan around 50 million people are suffering from common mental disorders. These afflict 15 to 35 million adults besides 20 million children, according to local media. “Approximately 20 million children, or 10 per cent of the population, in our country need attention from mental health practitioners,” said Dr Ayesha Mian, Chairperson of the