Lahore: Mother of four commits suicide over poverty
Lahore: A 28-year-old woman, mother of four daughters, committed suicide in the South Cantt police area on Thursday morning. Police investigators said Shakeela Bibi, a resident of Al-Faisal Town, was upset over monetary issue.
At around 1:00 am on Thursday, she took poisonous pills and fell unconscious, a policeman said, adding that she was rushed to hospital where the doctors pronounced her dead.
The body has been handed over to her family after completing medico-legal formalities. A senior officer said it seemed a simple case of suicide but they were waiting for autopsy report to ascertain the cause of the death.