GUWAHATI: The Department of Applied Psychology, NERIM, in line with the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP), observed the ‘World Suicide Prevention Day’ on Tuesday. The theme for the programme was ‘Working Together to Prevent Suicide’. The programme was inaugurated by Prof (Dr) Sangeeta Tripathi, Director of NERIM. In connection with the event, various related programmes were arranged, ranging from a skit on the theme, performed by the students of the Department, a documentary presentation, and theme based essay writing and drawing competitions. The idea behind the entire celebration was to create awareness among the people for preventing suicide.