KARACHI, Jan 28: An 18-year-old woman, who had married five months ago, committed suicide in her home in Kausar Niazi Colony on Wednesday.
The Hayderi police said that Naheed, wife of Nasir, was found hanging with her dupatta (scarf) from the ceiling fan.
The police said the victim’s husband had gone abroad two months ago for work. They said the woman went to her parents’ home in Surjani Town on Tuesday morning and returned home in the evening.
Quoting the victim’s mother-in-law, the police said the woman slept as per routine and she had breakfast with her in the morning. They said the victim went to her room after breakfast and later she was found hanging from the ceiling fan.
The police said it could not be confirmed what led the woman to take her life.