Karachi: A young woman and a young man committed suicide over marriage issue on Sunday.
Mehreen, 25, daughter of Shabeer, after quarrelling with her mother, locked herself in a room of her house (No. 1944) situated in Landhi 36-G and hanged herself to death with a ceiling fan.
After few hours when Mehreen’s mother called her for lunch she found the room locked from inside and did not receive any response. She immediately called her husband who broke open the door and saw her daughter hanging with a ceiling.
They immediately took her to a nearby hospital where doctors pronounced her dead. Later, Mehreen’s body was shifted to the JPMC for legal formalities.
Police said that Mehreen’s mother wanted her to marry her nephew whom she refused and after exchanging hot words with her mother she finally ended her life.
Tauheed, 20, son of Usman exchanged hot words with his parents and later committed suicide by hanging with a ceiling fan at his house in Saeed Apartment situated in Gulistan-e-Jauhar.
His parents took him to a nearby hospital where doctors pronounced him dead and later his corpse was shifted to the JPMC for legal formalities.
According to the police, Tauheed had fallen in love with a girl and wanted to marry her, however, his parents did not agree to which he got disheartened and ended his life.