OKARA: As many as three people of a family committed suicide by intoxicating poisonous medicines in Ghous Pur area of Okara.
As per the police, the incident happened due to non payment of the loan in the town of Ghous Pur in Baseer Pur.
According to an initial investigation that the parents had conducted the marriage of their daughter Naheed by taking a loan due to which five people intoxicated poisonous medicines which resulted in the death of three while two are in critical conditions.
Police said that three people have been killed in the incident while two have been shifted to a local hospital while the deceased include Naheed, Ashfaq, and Waqas while Sattar and Sughran are under treatment in a hospital.
Local police have started further investigation into the matter.