The pregnant woman who fell into a 60-meter deep well in Kandahar province was found dead after 24 hours, according to local sources. The dead body was taken out of the well as part of the rescue effort.
According to sources, the woman left the house after domestic violence on Tuesday night, 7th June, and threw herself into a well.
The rescue operation, consistent with the sources, lasted 24 hours. However, the rescue team was unable to save them.
Hearing the news of his daughter’s death, the woman’s father is reported to have died following a heart attack.
Provincial Taliban officials said yesterday that the woman had fallen into a well while drawing water from the well.
The incident took place in Sarkano area of Khakrez district of Kandahar province.
Domestic violence has affected people, particularly women, in almost all of Afghanistan’s provinces, sometimes resulting in the loss of lives.