This is the bystander effect, or as I like to call it, bystander's apathy. Also they might have thought it was something personal and didn't intervene although I doubt that would be the case. If that man was indeed a mad man, others would have known about his mental situation, and should have done something.

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Abhishek Sainani

Abhishek Sainani

An aspiring writer who often juggles between his inner world, his dream world, and the real world. Writes poetry, humorous observations and opinion pieces.