Mentally challenged woman commits suicide


LAHORE – A woman committed suicide on the railway tracks in Shahdara Town police precincts on Sunday.
She was identified as Sakeena (35), a resident of Barket Town Shahdarah. Sakeena had five children and according to the police, the deceased was mentally retarded as she had also attempted suicide earlier this month. Police officials said that the women jumped in front of the train and died instantly after being hit. Police handed over her body to her heirs after completing the legal procedure.
ACCIDENT: A tractor-trolley knocked down two youths in factory area police precincts on Sunday.
The deceased were identified as Kashif (20) and Shehriyar (18), residents of factory area. They were making their way on a motorcycle and as they crossed the Misrawala Sowa Stop, a rashly driven tractor-trolley collided with them; they died instantly. The driver of the tractor-trolley managed to escape. Police have registered a case against the unidentified driver and have started probing into the matter.
FOUND DEAD: A man was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Harbanspura police precincts on Sunday. The deceased, yet to be identified, was a drug addict and died of hypothermia, said the police officials. Police made several announcements from nearby mosques but nobody showed up to claim the body, which was later shifted to the city mortuary.