A 17-year-old girl in Rajasthan , identified as Kriti Tripathi cracked the IIT-JEE examination but committed suicide a day later jumping off a five-story building in Kota. She was declared brought dead at a local hospital. She left a five-page note citing the reasons for taking this extreme step, told by Police.
As per the note, the reason behind suicide was that she did not want to pursue a career in engineering, police said. Hailing from Ghaziabad, she was staying with her parents in Kota where she was a student in one of the several coaching institutes in the city, around 250 km from capital Jaipur. This is the fifth suicide by a student this year in Kota, famous for its coaching institutes