Lahore: Youth commits suicide
LAHORE: A 24–year–old youth committed suicide over failure in love in the Burki police area on Saturday. The deceased was identified as Javed Iqbal, a resident of Burki. He was a labourer in a factory. On the day of the incident, he closed himself in a room of his quarter and took poisonous pills and fell unconscious.
He was rushed to hospital by his parents where he died. A police official said the man was in love with a girl and wanted to marry her. However, his proposal was turned down by the girl’s parents over which he got disheartened and committed suicide. Police handed over the body to his family.