6 Mind matters
Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone was applauded for coming out in the open about suffering from depression. But few people battling mental illness—there are 19 million such people in India—come forward to share their experience. Our cover story, "Troubled, beautiful minds" (August 1-15, 2013) discussed where the government lacks. Last year, the government introduced India's first mental health policy aimed at providing quality treatment to mentally ill people.