Wrestler Ritika Phogat commits sucide.
In a very shocking incident , Wrestler Ritika Phogat has committed sucide on Thursday , 18th March . Ritika, is cousin of the famous Dangal sisters, Geeta and Babita Phogat . Ritika (17) was playing the State level - sub junior , junior women and men Wrestling Tournament . Ritika lost the match on 14th March by just 1 point . She committed sucide by hanging herself from the ceiling .
The main reason behind the sucide is still unkown , however it is speculated that her loss in the tournament because of only 1 point may be the reson behind this Sucide .
Vijay Kumar Singh tweeted " terrible news that we ;lost Ritika Phogat who had a brilliant career ahead . The world has changed from where it was some decades ago. Athletes are facing pressures which were not there earlier . An essenrial part of their training should be to deal with these pressure ".
This is indeed a very sad incident and Ritika had an entire career ahead of her . However , No official statements have been given by either of the Phogat sisters .