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13 children commit suicide during quarantine in Kyrgyzstan

At least 32 children have committed suicide in Kyrgyzstan for the first three months of 2020. The Minister of Labor and Social Development Ulugbek Kochkorov reported at a meeting of the Committee on Budget and Finances of the Parliament.

At least 13 out of 32 cases occurred during quarantine announced in connection with the coronavirus pandemic.

Deputy Natalya Nikitenko proposed creation of a special service for protection of children’s rights. It will require 204 million soms.