KHYBER AGENCY - A tribal youth ended his life by shooting himself in Landi Kotal of Khyber Agency yesterday.

The Torkham political administration official confirmed the incident and said the deceased identified as Sadeeq,16, son of Zeramat Shah, Khuga Khel was mentally abnormal. The official said that the youngster committed suicide by shooting himself. He said that Khasadar force personnel reached the site and shifted the body to the Landi Kotal hospital for medico-legal formalities. He said evidences were also collected from the site for investigation.

Meanwhile a Christian boy was killed and another sustained injuries when a speeding car hit their motorcycle here at bypass road of Jamrud tehsil of Khyber Agency on Sunday late night. Faisal Maseeh, Maraiz Maseeh and Asif Maseeh were riding on a motorbike when they were hit by a speeding car killing Asif on the spot and injuring the other two seriously.