NEET aspirant dies by suicide in Rajasthan's Kota; 26th case this year

NEET Suicide Case: Six coaching students had died by suicide in August. In September, a girl student ended her life by consuming a poisonous substance.

Back

Most Scoring Concepts in NEET(Latest NTA Syllabus)

Know Most Scoring Concepts in NEET 2024 Based on Previous Year Analysis

Know More
No suicide note was found in the girl's room. (Image: Freepik)No suicide note was found in the girl's room. (Image: Freepik)

Press Trust of India | November 30, 2023 | 10:15 PM IST

JAIPUR: Another student preparing for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) in Rajasthan's Kota district allegedly died by suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan in her hostel room, police said on Thursday. This was the 26th case of suicide by a coaching student here this year.

Nisha Ahir (22), a resident of Uttar Pradesh, allegedly died by suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan in her hostel room in Mahavir Nagar on Wednesday night, said Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) Kundan Kumar of the Jawahar Nagar police station.

The ASI said that no suicide note was found in the girl's room. The real reason will be known after the deceased's family members reach here and the post-mortem report comes, he added.

Also Read | Kota Suicides: Supreme Court blaming parents is compounding the problem, says petitioner

District Collector Mahavir Prasad Meena said that the administration has held a meeting with the coaching institutes and hostel operators instructing them to take steps to prevent recurrence of such incidents.

West Bengal resident Faureed Hussain, who was preparing for NEET in Kota, had allegedly died by suicide by hanging himself on Monday. On September 18, a 16-year-old girl from Uttar Pradesh, preparing for NEET in Kota, ended her life by consuming a poisonous substance. It was the second suicide case that month. Six coaching students had committed suicide in August.

For help, AASRA has a list of resources here: http://www.aasra.info/helpline.html

Follow us for the latest education news on colleges and universities, admission, courses, exams, research, education policies, study abroad and more..

To get in touch, write to us at news@careers360.com.

Download Our App

Start you preparation journey for JEE / NEET for free today with our APP

  • Students250M+Students
  • College30,000+Colleges
  • Exams500+Exams
  • Ebooks1500+Ebooks
  • Certification12000+Certifications