Tamil Nadu girl commits suicide after failing NEET exams

According to her parents the girl committed suicide by consuming poison after she scored 39 out of 720 in NEET 2018.

Published: 05th June 2018 02:57 PM  |   Last Updated: 05th June 2018 02:57 PM   |  A+A-

Over 13 lakh students appeared for NEET in 2018 | Indiatimes


NEW DELHI: A 17 year old girl from  Tamil Nadu's Tiruvannamalai district committed suicide by consuming poison on Monday after failing her NEET exams.
According to her parents the girl committed suicide after she scored 39 out of 720 in NEET 2018. Her body is currently kept at Villupuram Government hospital to conduct an autopsy.
In a similar incidence in Dwarka, a 19-year old boy commited suicide by jumping from the 8-th floor of his building. A suicide note was found in his room which mentioned that he lied about the results to his parents.
Last year, a 17 year old girl Anitha from Tamil Nadu's Ariyalur district commited suicide after failing to get admission in MBBS. Hailing from Kuzhumur village near Sendurai Anitha impleaded herself as one of the respondents in a Supreme Court case challenging NEET. She killed after SC decided not to exempt Tamil Nadu from the NEET exams.
 The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) results were declared yesterday, 4th June, Monday and was written by over 13 lakh students.

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