A 25-year-old young individual in the city of Mazar-e-Sharif committed suicide by throwing himself from the fifth floor of a building.

Adel Shah Adel, a spokesman for the Balkh police HQ told the media that the incident happened at around 8:30 am on Sunday morning in PD1 of Mazar-e-Sharif in Balkh province.

The young man named Zubair ended his life due to depression and mental conditions, local police said.

Following forensic investigations, the man’s body have been returned to his family.

No allegations of murder were made by Zubair’s family, that leads the case to be closed.

Afghanistan is among the saddest countries in the world, according to a UN report.


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