LAHORE - A 21-year-old private security guard took his own life by shooting himself in Hayer police precincts on early Thursday.

A colleague of the guard told the police investigators Abid Hussain ended his life in desperation as he was not paid for the last two months by the security agency, he was working for.

The resident of Tala Gung, Abid had been working as a security guard in Askari Flats for the last couple of months.

The body was moved to the morgue while the deceased’s family has been informed about the incident.