SWAT Swat Police on Sunday released report stating as many as 224 people took their lives in the last eight months.

As per details acquired, Tehsil Matta topped the list with 88 suicides followed by Tehsil Babuzai with 47, Tehsil Khawaza Khela with 27, Tehsil Kabl with 26, Tehsil Charbagh with 13, Tehsil Brekot with and Tehsil Bahrain with 10 suicides apiece.

According to police, almost every day a person in Swat has been taking his life since 2017. Unemployment, depression and domestic issues remain top reasons behind rising number of suicides.