LAHORE - A teen on Sunday strangled himself over a petty issue on Sunday in the limits of Shahdra police station, sources said.

Haris, 18, used to remain worried about his financial conditions and his father, a day before the incident, taunted him over some issue. He locked himself the next day in his room and strangled himself with ceiling fan. The family members, after some time, knocked the door but he did not respond. After they broke the door in, he was found hanging with ceiling fan.

Police was called, which shifted the body to city morgue. Investigators were of the view that further action would be taken after postmortem.