Panchkula girl Mehak Arora, 17, has topped Tricity for the second time as in NEET also she had topped with AIR 31. With this she had also stood second in Haryana in NEET while she has topped Haryana state in AIIMS with AIR 3.
Mehak said that she was expecting a good score but this certainly came as a surprise to her. She had been aiming for AIIMS even though she had topped NEET.
For Mehak, her father’s untimely demise due to alleged medical negligence was the reason which inspired her to pursue medical. “I was in Class VII when I lost my father. My mother tells me he just had a toothache. The doctor gave him some injection and he died after that. So, I want to become a doctor and save lives,” the resident of Panchkula’s Sector 11 had told TOI.