An 18-Year-Old Girl Commits Suicide in Taleqan, Takhar

Kabul – Local sources in Takhar province have confirmed that an 18-year-old girl has committed suicide in Taleqan city, the center of the province.

The incident took place on Thursday, April 14, according to sources.

As reported, the victim’s mother wanted to take her body to a provincial hospital for a technical examination, but the local Taliban militants did not allow her body to be taken to the hospital.

The motive behind the case is still unclear.

Local Taliban members have not yet commented on the case.

Recently, it is said that suicide cases have increased in a number of provinces in the country. According to reports, the motive behind such cases is usually family violence.