Poverty hit man committed suicide over domestic issues here in Lahore late Wednesday night.

According to details, Ghulam Fareed, 26, hailing from Mughalpura who was facing problems to feed his family due to poverty attempted to commit suicide by shooting himself with pistol injuring him critically. He was rushed to hospital but could not survive. The deceased was pickup driver and father of two children.

Meanwhile a 60-year woman Hinza who was injured upon resistance during robbery attempt in a house in Officer’s Colony of Northern Cantonment, succumbed to her injuries in Services Hospital Lahore also on Thursday.