Wrestler Geeta and Babita Phogat's cousin dies allegedly by suicide

Wrestler Geeta and Babita Phogat's cousin allegedly died by suicide in Haryana's Charkhi Dadri district. The 17-year-old was a native of Rajasthan's Jaipur. Police said she allegedly died by suicide after she lost the final bout of a tournament. Police added that she took the extreme step on the night of March 15. The wrestler was staying with her uncle Mahavir Singh Phogat in Balali village for last 4 years. Police said she hanged herself from ceiling fan as she was upset over losing by one point. The championship was held in Rajasthan's Bharatpur from March 12 to 14. She was learning wrestling at Mahavir Phogat Sports Academy in Charkhi Dadri. Wrestling star Geeta Phogat described her maternal sister, as a 'talented wrestler’. Former Union minister Vijay Kumar Singh also took to Twitter to condole the death.