Tragedy: Dejected man commits suicide

Man was in the last stage of Hepatitis-C and needed a large amount of money for treatment, which he did not have.


Our Correspondent July 23, 2012

RAWALPINDI: A man committed suicide by throwing himself in front of a moving train in Chaklala on Sunday. Police sources said Imran Masih, 29, was in the last stage of Hepatitis-C and needed a large amount of money for treatment, which he did not have. His family said Masih was very upset. On Sunday, he jumped in front of a Karachi-bound passenger train. His family has been informed of the incident, police said.

Published in The Express Tribune, July 24th, 2012.

COMMENTS (1)

A reader | 8 years ago | Reply

Wow, that's terrible - I thought religious institutions have a lot of money in Pakistan, why can't they open free clinics for the poor?

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