Ritika Phogat participated in the state-level sub-junior tournament held in Rajasthan. In the final match of this tournament, Ritika lost by one point. Disappointed with this defeat, she hanged herself.
Every person’s life is losing and winning, and in the sports world, the decision of losing and winning is made every day, but, can a player commit suicide by being unhappy with the defeat in a match? Today this question is arising because Ritika Phogat, the famous sister of Geetha and Babita Phogat, who was a promising wrestler, committed suicide. This incident shocked everyone and made everyone worry.
The 2016 blockbuster film Dangal garnered a lot of accolades on the silver screen. In this film based on the story of Wrestler Geeta and Babita, this passion of the harmful father led the daughters to the success of success, while also teaching the daughters of the country to fight the struggle. Impressed by the success of Geeta and Babita, her maternal sister Ritika Phogat also ventured into the world of wrestling, and Geeta-Babita’s father Dronacharya Award holder was undergoing training at Mahavir Singh Phogat’s wrestling academy for four years.
Recently, Ritika Phogat took part in the state-level sub-junior and junior wrestling competition held in Bharatpur, Rajasthan. She lost by just one point in the final match on 14 March. It is said that after this defeat, Ritika was deeply shocked and she could not bear the shock. She committed suicide by hanging herself from a dupatta after returning from Bharatpur to Balali village in Haryana.
Ritika Phogat was a resident of Jaitpur village in the Jhunjhunu district of Rajasthan. She also participated in the Khelo India Games at the national level in 2020. It is said that during the match in Bharatpur on March 14, Ritika’s father Menpal, and Fufa Mahavir Pahalwan were also present. After losing, he had also explained to Ritika the importance of winning and losing and had learned to win the match again due to hard work in the future.
Geeta Phogat Expressed Sorrow
After Ritika’s suicide, her maternal sister Wrestler Geeta Phogat expressed deep sorrow by tweeting that losing and winning is a part of a player’s life but, we should not take any such step.
During this, many people interacted. Experts say that this pressure varies from person to person. Therefore, we should try to learn from the failure that the story of success should be formed.
Today we mentioned this concern because such incidents happen around us every day. Sometimes a student chooses to die due to failing in the exam. So a person chooses the path of death if he does not get a job. And it is related to crores of people. But we have to understand that success and failure are two aspects of life and failure is the way to success.