Man wounds spouse, commits suicide
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): A man shot himself to death with a hunting rifle after he wounded his spouse in central Parwan province, an official said on Wednesday.
The incident took place on Wednesday morning as a result of a domestic dispute in Guzar Payan area of Jabalus Saraj district, the town’s administrative chief said.
Samandar Sikandari told Pajhwok Afghan News that police had detained a suspect in connection with the incident. The wounded woman is under treatment at the Parwan Civil Hospital.
Public Health Director Mohammad Qasim Syedi confirmed receiving the injured woman and said she was in stable condition.
A month ago, a woman was stabbed to death by her husband in Qadirkhel area of Jabalus Saraj district.
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