RAWALPINDI - A 24-year-old boy committed suicide due to domestic dispute between his parents at Jhara Chowk, the area within the precincts of Police Station Ratta Amral here on Tuesday.

According to Sub Inspector Asghar Shaheen, who is also handling the case, Malik Usman son of Ahmed Saeed shot himself dead with a pistol because of a clash between his father and mother. He said that Usman, who runs a stationery shop at Circular Road, repeatedly requested to his father and mother to end the clash but his parents did not listen to their son, who later committed suicide. Police shifted the dead body to District Headquarter Hospital (DHQ) for postmortem and later handed over to the heirs for burial, the SI added.