Old man commits suicide


An aged man ended his life by shooting himself with his rifle in Lasevor area, in Upper Chitral on Friday. Police said, a 70-year-old man identified as Niyab, son of Shah Farin shot himself with his rifle for unknown reason in Barachin Lasevor area. The area police were investigating the incident after registering a case. In Chitral the high ratio of suicides has created a thought provoking situation for the locals where poor mental health and domestic issues were among the leading causes of ending oneself life.