LAHORE - A 45-year-old man ended his life by shooting himself in the head at his house in Baghbanpura yesterday.

The family told the police that Bashir Ahmed went to the bedroom and committed suicide after locking the door from inside. The body was moved to the morgue for an autopsy.

Investigators were yet to ascertain the motives behind the suicide. However, a family member of the deceased said Bashir was upset since he was facing severe financial constraints. Further investigation was underway.

ACTION: City Traffic police took action against 3,258 underage drivers during a special campaign against underage drivers.

Traffic police also handed over 427 underage drivers to their parents after written assurance that they would never allow their underage children to drive. Meanwhile, City Traffic police set up an awareness camp on Domoria Bridge to discourage the underage drivers.

Chief Traffic Officer Tayyab Hafeez Cheema distributed awareness pamphlets among the road users. National Safety Manager of Atlas Honda Tasleem Shuja was also present there. He assured of full support to the CTP for the protection of citizens.