Chakwal: Cousins commit suicide
CHAKWAL: A young man and a teenage girl committed suicide by taking poisonous pills here on Sunday. Sources said Faisal Mehmood 20 and Maria Jabeen 18, residents of Pindi Gujran village were maternal cousins. They wanted to marry each other but their elders did not permit them. On getting disappointed by the elder’s decision, both of them went to a nearby field where they took poisonous pills. When a villager noticed the two bodies lying on the ground, he informed other villagers who rushed to the scene.
They were later shifted to the District Headquarters (DHQ) hospital Chakwal where Faisal died while Maria was referred to Rawalpindi but her life could not be saved.