CHITRAL: A married man committed suicide by shooting himself in the Parsan village, about 65 km northwest of here. The cause of the suicide could not be ascertained.
Police said Javed, son of Zerbali, used a 12-bore gun to kill himself after locking his room from inside. The police registered a case and after a postmortem handed over the body to the family of the deceased.–S. Nazir Hussain