LAHORE - A young man yesterday ended his life by hanging himself with the ceiling fan at his house in Shahdara Town. The 16-year-old was identified as Asad, a rickshaw driver and resident of Jameel Park.

The family told the police that Asad was suffering from financial constraints for the last couple of months.

On the day of incident, the dejected youth went to his room, locked it from inside and committed suicide. The body was hanging from the ceiling fan with a rope tied his neck as the police reached the spot. The police later handed over the body to the family without autopsy.