Two separate suicide incidents same day in upper Chitral

Published on: 22/03/2018 | Comments: 1 comment 

Chitral: Two persons committed suicide in separate incidents in upper Chitral on the same day. In the first case a 14 year girl in Booni had first absconded from her home and took refuge in her lady teachers house allegedly against mistreatment by her stepmother. After she was forcibly returned to her home, she committed suicide by jumping into the river.

In the second case a 19 year old boy shot himself to death. His video message from his phone read that he was committing suicide due to not being able to continue his studies beyond FA due to poverty.

It may be noted that this is the eighteenth suicide case in upper Chitral in last six months. .. BH Azad, 22 Mar 2018

Upper Chitral PTI workers demand separate district organisation

Published on: 22/12/2017 | Comments: No comments 

Chitral .. A meeting of PTI workers of upper Chitral was held at Booni with Gul Hayat Avocate in the chair. Workers unanimously demanded party organisation set up for the new under construction district instead of the present set up which treats upper Chitral as a sub division instead of a district. District SVP Rehmat Ghazi, VP Shahzada Sikandar ul Mulk, SVP upper Chitral Jamal Din and VP upper Chitral Sardar Hakim resigned from their recently appointed party positions to press for the fore-mentioned demand. .. Nazir Hussain Shah, 22, Dec 2017?