LAHORE – A 30-year-old man was crushed to death under a train in Shahdara Town police area on Thursday, police said.

Resident of Samanabad, Syed Ali Abbas, was crossing the railway line near Imamia Colony when a Rawalpindi-bound train hit him, resulting in his on-the-spot death. The police reached the spot and later handed over the dead body to the deceased’s family.

WOMAN COMMITS SUICIDE: A working woman committed suicide by swallowing poisonous at her residence in Liaqatabad police vicinity on Thursday.

The deceased woman, identified as Rehana Bibi, 24, took poisonous pills, shortly after she exchanged harsh words with her family members over some domestic issue. She was rushed to a nearby hospital, where doctors pronounced her dead.

Police said that Rehana Bibi, said to be an employee of a private firm located near Kalma Chowk, just reached her residence from the office when her family members started arguing over a domestic issue. The woman was buried at a local graveyard on Thursday.

Police Investigators are grilling the rickshaw driver, who was arrested a day earlier when he threw a dead body on the road and tried to flee in Bhatti Gate area, police sources said on Thursday.   Police sources said that the accused, Muhammad Jameel, was repeatedly changing statements and the investigators are yet to get any clue to reach the conclusion.

City police captured the rickshaw driver, soon after he threw out a dead body from his three-wheeler and tried to escape from scene in the precincts of Bhatti Gate police on Wednesday.