ISLAMABAD - A couple along with their two children were drowned when their motorbike fell into Upper Chenab lake in Gijranwala on Sunday.

It was suspected that the man was facing hard time so he himself turned his bike into the canal, a private channel reported, adding police officials suspected that it might be a suicide attempt.

The victim, identified as Ahsan, was living a miserable life and worried to manage the basic needs of his family that compelled him to take this worst step, police said.

“He himself took the precious lives of his family members just to get rid of the situation”, police said, adding, the rescue team was informed that found the body of minor.

The rescue operation was still continuing, till filing of this report, to find out the bodies of the couple and their four year old child, police stated.