• publish: 21 August 2016
  • time: 1:00 pm
  • category: Social
  • No: 4283

A woman in Ghor commit suicide by drinking acid

A 25-year old woman reportedly put an end to her life in central Ghor province by drinking acid.

The spokesman for provincial government Abdulhai Khatibi confirmed the incident and said she committed the suicide due to some domestic family violence.

He said the incident took place late last night in Firuzkoh city capital of central Ghor province.

“Having drunk the acid, she was immediately taken to hospital, but she died there,” Khatibi added.

He also said the woman’s husband has been arrested and police has launched its investigation into the case.

According to human rights officials in central Ghor province, these has recently been a concerning rise on the cases of violence against women in the province.

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