Mirpurkhas: Wife dies as couple attempts suicide
MIRPURKHAS: A woman died while her husband was hospitalised for treatment in a critical condition after they tried to commit suicide by taking some medicines on Friday. Officials said that 60–year–old Waris and his 50–year–old wife Zohra, residents of Pak Colony, were extremely poor and attempted to commit suicide. Both were taken to the civil hospital in a serious condition where the woman died while her husband was referred to the Liaquat University Hospital due to his critical condition.
After medico–legal formalities, a brother of the deceased, Mehmood, received her body.
He told journalists that the couple had two young sons and a daughter. The sons were drug addicts and the daughter was married in Punjab, he added.