Karachi: Elderly man commits suicide
Karachi: An elderly man allegedly committed suicide at his residence in the Sachal police limits on Saturday. Irfan, 60, locked himself up in a room of his apartment A-214 in Shumail Arcade after a quarrel with his son and hanged himself to death from a ceiling fan.
After a few hours, his wife, on failing to receive an answer, called her son, who broke open the door and saw his father’s hanging body. They informed police, who transported the body in a mobile van to the JPMC.
According to the police, Irfan had got a huge amount on retirement. His son demanded money to start off a business and, after a heated exchange with his son, he ended his own life.