Two women commit suicide in Karachi

KARACHI: Two women committed suicide in different areas of the metropolis on Monday.

According to rescue sources, one Saima, aged around 26, wife of Asif, a resident of Sohrab Goth area, ended her own life by jumping from the rooftop of her building in Sohrab Goth. The body was shifted to Aga Khan Hospital for medico-legal formalities.

Separately, a 36-year-old woman, Khalida, wife of Mohammad Farooq, committed suicide at her residence by hanging herself to a ceiling fan near Labour Square in Landhi area. The victim was brought to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for an autopsy.