QUETTA - A man his wife and two children suffocated to death in Quetta here on Tuesday.

According to police, a man Muhammad Naeem, his wife Shamim and two children Samiullah and Aisha fell asleep in their house located in Killi Khalifa in Sariab locality without turning off gas heater. Resultantly, they suffocated to death as gas heater consumed all oxygen in the room.

The police shifted deceased to the civil hospital for medico legal formalities. The bodies were later handed over to the heirs.