A young woman hanged herself from a tree at Abidar Park in Sanandaj on October 19, 2017.

Sonia Atayi

An informed source has identified the woman as Sonia Atayi from Kile Glan and resident of Sanandaj.

“She was suffering from a post-natal depression since a week ago after her second birth when her new-born baby was diagnosed with a genetic disease called Albinism. She hanged herself from a tree at Abidar Park on Wednesday, October 19, 2017,” The source told Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN).

It should be noted that on the same day, a young doctor called Arouz Ghobadi from Sanandaj ended her life for unknown reasons by taking pills.

According to statistics, over 60 women have committed suicide during the last two years for various reasons.