LAHORE – A teen girl died from contraceptive pills in Shalimar, police said on Sunday.

Police have booked 21-year-old Rizwan, stated to be the deceased’s fella, on the complaint of her father Muhammad Munir.

The deceased is named as 17-year-old Aliya. According to police, Aliya and Rizwan had relations.  Police have launched a hunt for runaway Rizwan.

Robber died in custody: An alleged robber died in police custody. The family of deceased Mohsan Akram alleged that he died from torture of investigation police of Shadbagh.

Superintendent of Police (Investigation) Khalid Masood said police had bought Mohsan from the city jail about six months ago for interrogation in a dacoity-cum-murder case.

He said that the accused was sent to jail over his involvement in about one dozens cases registered in various police stations of the city.

He said the accused fell unconscious on Sunday morning and shifted to hospital where the doctors pronounced him dead.

The body has been shifted to city morgue for autopsy. The SP denied that Mohsan had died from torture. However, DIG Investigation Chaudhry Shafiq Gujjar has taken the notice of the incident and sought report within 24 hours.

Tyno toll: Another junky, who took Tyno cough syrup a couple of weeks ago in Shahdra, lost battle for life at Mayo Hospital on Sunday.

Police said that Zeeshan was a resident of Nolakha and consumed the deadly syrup in Shahdra Town some days ago. The dead body has been handed over to family.