Two persons commit suicide

FAISALABAD: Two persons committed suicides in separate incidents in Faisalabad during the past 12 hours.

A police spokesman said on Monday that wife of Shaukat Ali of Chak No 68-GB quarrelled with him and left his house. Dejected by the incident, Shaukat ended his life by shooting himself with a pistol.

In another incident, 23-year-old Yasir Jatt of Chak No 28-JB swallowed poisonous pills when his family elders reprimanded him over a domestic dispute. He was rushed to hospital but he died on the way. He got married about one week ago.

The police have handed over both bodies to their relatives for burial.