LAHORE - Two people committed suicide in different parts of the city for separate reasons, informed police sources on Thursday.

First incident took place in Pindi Rajpootan area in the limits of Liaquatabad police station, where 22-year-old Khuram swallowed poisonous pills after failing in marrying a girl. He wanted to marry the girl but his family members were not agreed with his decision.

In another incident, 48-year-old Fiaz in Yohanabad, Nishter Town police station limits also ended his life in same manner, desperate over his poor financial conditions. Worried over his poor conditions, Fiaz took poisonous pills and ended his life. He was rushed to a nearby hospital but could not survive.

FIA nabs PSQCA official:  FIA on Thursday arrested an Assistant Director of Pakistan Standard Quality Control Authority red handed while getting bribe.

Assistant director PSQCA had demanded Rs0.1 million from a citizen who applied for license of Mineral Water manufacturing company. The citizen complained to a Director FIA about the demand of Assistant director. On the direction of high-ups, the FIA authorities raided and arrested the accused, Nazir Ahmad. A case has been registered against him and further investigations are underway.