Islamabad - A labourer of a private housing society died here Monday after suffering an electric shock near T-Chowk Rawat.

According to police, Muhammad Ramazan, 23, a resident of Gujranwala, was working to repair electric wires when he was electrocuted. Meanwhile, an official of Rangers committed suicide within Kohsar police jurisdiction. The victim identified as Sepoy Muhammad Bashir, a resident of Narowal, shot himself on head and killed him while performing duty in Saidpur village. According to SHO Hakim Khan as the incident occurred teh Ranger official was rushed to hospital where doctors pronounced him dead on arrival.

The body has been handed over to Rangers after medico-legal formalities. The motive behind the suicide could not be ascertained till filling of this report.