Double suicide rocks Black Bush Polder
The community of Mibicuri, Black Bush Polder in Berbice, has been shaken by two suicides which occurred on Tuesday.
In one case, 29-year-old Amar Jeffrey consumed a poisonous substance after forcing his wife to drink it. He died on Tuesday morning while his wife, 29-year-old Sherry Satnarine was hospitalized.
In another case, Sheeleeza Hussein, a mother of two children ages 8 and 3, locked herself in her bedroom and drank a poisonous substance and later died.
If you or someone you know are having thoughts of committing suicide, you can seek help from the Inter-Agency Suicide Prevention Helpline through the following means:
Telephone: 223-0818, 223-0009 and 223-0001
Mobile: 600-7896 or 623-4444
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: Guyana Inter-agency Suicide Prevention Helpline
Whatsapp: 600-7896 or 623-4444