Dozens detained as Tamil Nadu braces for the next storm ---- Anitha

Dozens detained as Tamil Nadu braces for the next storm ---- Anitha

Even AIADMK deputy general secretary T.T.V. Dhinakaran said that the irresponsible act of the State government and the Centre, which promised to exempt Tamil Nadu from NEET, was responsible for her suicide.

The test, conducted by the Central Board for Secondary Education, determines admissions to medical and dental colleges across India.

Seventeen-year-old medical aspirant Anita S chose to end her struggle on Friday, a few months after the Supreme Court dismissed a petition filed by her and a few other students against the National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET).

Anitha had scored 1,176 out of 1,200 marks in Class XII and had a cut off of 196.75 for medicine.

She became the face of the state board students' fight against NEET after she made a decision to fight for her future and thousands of other students in the Supreme Court of India, She impleaded herself as a respondent demanding an exemption to NEET for Tamil Nadu. Her alleged suicide has generated widespread protest and condemnation against state and central governments.

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The state was exempted from the NEET system though the Centre had introduced it previous year.

According to The Hindu, following the decision to make NEET compulsory in Tamil Nadu, she filed a case against the decision in Supreme Court.

Until a year ago, admissions in medical colleges in Tamil Nadu used to be exclusively based on the Plus two score, however, on August 22, the SC directed the state government to complete counselling process for medical admissions in the State on the basis of the NEET merit list by September 4. Her father and four brothers were not home when she resorted to the extreme step. Her family said she was found hanging.

Chennai: A 12-year-old girl in Tamil Nadu killed herself yesterday after her teacher allegedly scolded her in class for staining her clothes with menstrual blood.

She had also told the court in her petition that the NEET question paper was heavily CBSE-based and was unfair to state syllabus students.

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In a late-night statement, Chief Minister Palaniswami, expressing his grief and condolences, announced a solatium of Rs. 700,000 to Anitha's family.

"I don't know what NEET is, and my father who has done his best to give me a good education, can not afford NEET coaching classes", Anitha said then.

Anita was depressed by the Supreme Court's dismissal of the plea against NEET. "Due to NEET exam, I was unable to get selected, despite having good cut-off marks".

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