Lahore: Nurse commits suicide over engagement
LAHORE: A 25-year-old nurse of Wapda Hospital committed suicide over the engagement against her will at Wahdat Colony police limits in the wee hours of Thursday. Police have handed over the body to the victim’s family after completing legal formalities. The deceased was identified as Monika Masih, a resident of Wahdat Colony. Sub Inspector Aurangzeb added that on Thursday morning, she was present in the nurse room of the hospital at around 4: 40am when she closed herself in the room and administered a poisonous injection to her own vein.
As a result, she went unconscious. Another nurse visited the room and found Monika in the state of unconsciousness. She alerted the hospital staff and rushed her to the emergency department where doctors pronounced her dead.
Local police collected the evidence, recorded the statements of hospital staff and nurses and later handed over the body to the victim’s family which had refused to carry out the postmortem.