Lahore: Dejected youth shoots self at father`s grave
LAHORE: An unemployed youth shot himself to death at his father`s grave in Nizamabad locality of Gujjarpura here on Thursday. Gujjarpura SHO Shahid Ali said the police recovered a stamp paper from the pocket of deceased Muhammad Tariq (30) which read: “His extreme love with his late mother, unemployment and divorce from his wife were the factors responsible for his suicide”.
He said the initial police investigation and crime scene suggested that Tariq went to his father`s grave and shot himself dead. The SHO said that Tariq, the father of a son, had also handed over some cash to his friend for donating it to a mosque.
He said the body was handed over to the family after an autopsy. In another incident, a 17-year-old girl was found shot dead under mysterious circumstances at the washroom of her house in Accounts Colony in Green Town on Thursday.
The family claimed that victim Hina committed suicide by shooting herself over a marriage proposal dispute while the police said a post-mortem examination would be carried out to determine the exact cause of her death.
Green Town SHO Aamir Saleem said the body of Hina was recovered from the toilet. He said according to the family Hina wanted to marry the man of her own choice which she was not permitted. The family said Hina took it to her heart and committed suicide.