“When you talk to anybody, the common word we hear is stress. Everybody experiences stress and people have their own ways of dealing with it. There are people who don’t know how to deal with it…There are people who don’t want to talk about it, share it.”
“We did a survey (with regard to farmer suicides) in two places and found out that 40 percent of farmers were under stress. More than the package, they need somebody to assure …Reassure them that they exist…They are needed.”
“We (politicians) lead a stressful life every day because of the challenges… When we look at newspapers…Media…But we manage it.”
She is, probably, one of the best public figures who can talk to distressed farmers and convince them not to take the drastic step.
Anxiety,Depression and Panic Attacks are not signs of weakness.They are signs of trying to remain strong for way too long.— Deepika Padukone (@deepikapadukone) December 31, 2014