In a tragic incident, a 19-year-old BSc Arithmetic (Honours) scholar in Telangana hanged herself to loss of life as a consequence of monetary disaster her household was coping with. Based on a report with India In the present day, the deceased was a scholar of Delhi’s Girl Shri Ram Faculty for Girls and wished to turn into an IAS officer. The incident dates again to November 2, when the scholar, recognized as Aishwarya Reddy, died by suicide and left behind a purported suicide notice during which she cited monetary difficulties.
Commenting on the incident, the police stated Aishwarya had come to her residence after a nationwide lockdown was introduced in March, as a result of coronavirus outbreak.
In her suicide notice, she wrote “Nobody is answerable for my loss of life. I do not wish to turn into a burden on the household. I am unable to reside with out finding out, I used to be interested by it and this [death] is the one approach left for me.”
A press release by Aishwarya’s father (an auto mechanic by career) revealed he had taken a mortgage of Rs 2 lakh after mortgaging their residence and pledged gold ornaments for her increased schooling, which additional added to the household’s monetary disaster.
Owing to their household monetary disaster, Aishwarya’s sister needed to drop out of faculty.
Aishwarya had been a Class 12 examination topper and had secured a seat in a Delhi faculty based mostly on benefit. She was a recipient of the federal government’s ‘Encourage’ scholarship, supplied by the Ministry of Science and Know-how, however wasn’t positive if she would obtain the total quantity, her household alleged.
Aishwarya was depressed after she was requested to vacate her faculty in Delhi, at a time when she was attempting to get a laptop computer for her on-line research.
In the meantime, within the absence of a laptop computer, she was attending on-line courses utilizing her cell phone.
Her household stated she was ’provisionally chosen’ for Encourage scholarship in August and was requested to finish the documentation earlier than the top of this 12 months.