Bahawalpur: Convict commits suicide
BAHAWALPUR: A convict committed suicide in the lock-up on court premises in Fort Abbas on Thursday. Muhammad Sadiq of Chak 302/HR, Fort Abbas was awarded a one-month term and fined him Rs 2,000 in a drug case. He was kept in the lock-up as two more cases were pending against him. He hanged himself from the ceiling and died. The body has been shifted to Fort Abbas THQ for autopsy.