Karachi: Man commits suicide by jumping in front of train
KARACHI: A young man committed suicide by throwing himself in front of a train near Drigh Road Railway Station. Witnesses said the man was clad in dark grey shalwar-qamees. He stood for a moment before moving quickly onto the track as the train reached closer.
The in charge of railway police kiosk at Drigh Road railway junction, Sub-inspector Mohammed Irshad, told Dawn that 30 people had died on the tracks during the past one year. “Twenty-two committed suicide while the remaining died in accidents,” he added.