=LAHORE  -  Two people including a teenage girl ended their lives in different parts of the provincial metropolis on Wednesday, police said.

Resident of Shalimar, Iqra Bibi, consumed acid after being admonished by her parents over some domestic issue. She was rushed to a hospital, where she died later.

In another incident, a poverty-hit security guard committed suicide by shooting himself in the Nawab Town police area.

Police said that Ghulam Nabi, 22, was working as security guard in the G-Block Johar Town. Police investigators say they believe the guard committed suicide by shooting himself in the head with his pistol. The police also recovered the pistol and an empty shell from the crime scene. Further investigation is underway.

Youth found stabbed to death

A 20-year-old man was found stabbed to death from the Gujjarpura area, police said on Wednesday.

Police investigators said that the man, unidentified so far, was lying dead with severe wounds on his body parts near Karol Ghati as they reached the spot. Some passersby spotted the body and informed the police. The body was removed to the morgue for autopsy while the police are investigating.


A father of two children was electrocuted to death in the North Cantonment police limits on Wednesday.

Resident of Mumtaz Street, Tariq, 40, was repairing an electric wire at his house when he sustained severe electric shock. He was rushed to a hospital where he was pronounced as brought dead.