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NEET aspirant dies  by suicide in Ariyalur

NEET aspirant dies by suicide in Ariyalur

A day before the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), Nishanthini, a girl from Ariyalur district has ended her life by suicide on Saturday. 

The examination was scheduled to take place on Sunday.

The girl has taken the extreme step due to the fear of failing the entrance examination, according to police sources. The deceased had secured 430 marks in class XII public examination.Alerted by her parents, Ariyalur police officials rushed to the spot and recovered her body.

 The body was sent to the government hospital for post-mortem. Further investigation is on.In 2021, another NEET aspirant, K Kanimozhi, had died by suicde after taking the examination as she had not performed well.

 In 2017, S Anitha, an aspirant who had challenged NEET, had ended her life.