Suicide Death in Azerbaijan’s South Region

Other News Materials 22 February 2008 12:42 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 22 February / Trend corr. P.Aliyeva / Mais Hasanov, 35, committed suicide in the cellar of his apartment in the Masalli region during the evening of 21 February. The Prosecutor Office of the region reported to Trend that an investigation has been launched into the case.

Hasanov's relative stated that he had no problems within the family. However, he had previously attempted to commit suicide several times due to a psychological shock.

Four suicides have been committed in the south region during the last two months. Most suicides were committed by people aged between 17 to 30 years.

Masalli region is located 250km south of Baku.