LAHORE - Police yesterday arrested a man in connection with the mysterious death of his pregnant wife at their house in Ichra police precincts.

Sundas Bibi, 25, was found unconscious at her house. She was rushed to a hospital, where she was pronounced as brought dead.

Her family alleged that Sundas who married just six months ago was poisoned to death by her husband and in-laws. The body was moved to the morgue for an autopsy. The police arrested her husband and he was being grilled in connection with the death.

According to the suspect, his wife committed suicide by swallowing poisonous pills at her house. The lady took the extreme step after her husband clashed with her over some domestic dispute. The police were investigating the death.


A 20-year-old man died in a road accident in Shahdara Town, rescue workers said yesterday. Salahuddin riding on a motorcycle was on his way home when a car bumped into his two-wheeler on the GT Road. The victim died instantly. The driver along with the car managed to escape. Further invetigation was in process.