Taxila: Father of 5 commits suicide
TAXILA: Abject poverty led father of five to commit suicide in Nawababad area falling under the limits of Wah Cantt police station on Tuesday as he failed to meet the family expenditure.
The police while quoting family sources as said that 36-year-old Iftikhar Hussain had been in distress for the last couple of weeks as he felt himself helpless in shouldering the responsibility to fulfill needs of his family.
On Tuesday, when his family was not at home, he hanged himself with a rope tied to the ceiling fan. Later, the police shifted his body to the hospital for autopsy. Police registered a case and started investigation.