Japanese actress Yuko Takeuchi. Photo: AFP Japanese actress Yuko Takeuchi. Photo: AFP
Japanese actress Yuko Takeuchi. Photo: AFP

Japanese struggling to cope urged to seek help after death of actress Yuko Takeuchi

  • The death of Takeuchi shocked the nation and follows other recent cases of Japanese celebrities taking their lives
  • In August, Japan saw nearly 1,900 suicides, up 15.3 per cent from a year earlier

Topic |   Japan
Japanese actress Yuko Takeuchi. Photo: AFP Japanese actress Yuko Takeuchi. Photo: AFP
Japanese actress Yuko Takeuchi. Photo: AFP
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