16-year old critically injures himself after father refuses to let him watch cricket matchRAWALPINDI: A 16-year old boy critically injured himself by shooting himself in the chest when his father refused to let him watch a cricket match in nearby village. Haji Mehboob told the Kahuta police that he saw his son who was taking out the motorcycle late in the night and inquired him where was he going. His son told him that he was going to watch a night cricket tournament in a nearby village. In a fit of rage, the boy picked his father’s pistol and shot himself in the chest. The SHO of Kahuta police station said that they had registered a suicide attempt case and started the investigation.
Source: The Express Tribune June 13, 2019 07:29 UTC