At least three medical aspirants from Tamil Nadu died by suicide inside three days of the conduct of the medical entrance examination, National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET). Following the heartbreaking information, Major Madhan Kumar, a retired officer with the Indian Army, has shared an inspirational message for NEET aspirants. Sharing his story, the official knowledgeable that he too was an MBBS aspirant as soon as who couldn’t make it by way of the doorway check nonetheless did effectively in life.
Kumar misplaced NEET not as soon as however twice with a margin of 9 marks after which by a margin of seven marks. He even re-attempted his twelfth exams to enhance his rating, nonetheless, he couldn’t make it to the MBBS faculty. The retired main later joined Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, however he needed to drop out inside two months on his household’s recommendation and went on to pursue engineering. After finishing his BTech in textile engineering, he took SSC and CDS and joined the Indian Army.
Later, he cleared each the Combined Defence Service (CDS) examination in addition to Short Service Commission (SSC) examination and served the Indian Army. The retired main, who hails from Tamil Nadu, shared his personal story by way of a tweet.
He wrote, “Missed my MBBS seat by 9 marks against the cut-off. Took a one-year break, improved my +12 score and then reappeared. Met with a nasty accident en route to the exam centre. Missed it by seven marks.” He additionally wrote that life then gave him the Indian Army and added, “Suicide is not a solution for failures.”
Missed my MBBS seat by 9 marks in opposition to the cutoff.Took 1 12 months break , improved my +12 rating & then reappeared.Met with a nasty accident enroute the examination centre. Missed it by 7 marks.Life then gave me #Indianarmy.Sucide will not be an answer for failures.Fight again #NEETexam— Major Madhan Kumar 🇮🇳 (@major_madhan) September 16, 2021
The retired main additionally shared a clip on YouTube the place he urged NEET aspirants and their households to not lose hope over a failure citing that there are a plethora of different allied streams similar to biotechnology, veterinary medication, paramedic programs, in addition to forensics armed forces medical faculty that college students can go for.