LAHORE – A 22-year-old soldier of Pakistan Army was found hanged from his residential quarter located in the South Cantonment area, police said.

The man, identified as Muhammad Tanvir, committed suicide by hanging himself with the ceiling fan, police investigators said.  Salahuddin, duty-officer at the police station, said that the soldier got disillusioned and committed suicide because the parents of his lover rejected his marriage proposal.

 The man fell in love with a girl and sent a marriage proposal. The police handed over the body to the deceased’s family.