LARKANA: On the occasion of the International Women’s Day, a mother of six children allegedly committed suicide at her home in village Nabi Dad Umrani near Larkana late Sunday night.
According to sources, a 38-year-old woman, Ashraf Khatoon, wife of Nazar Hussain, allegedly ended her life after being dejected over her husband’s insistence to get second marriage.
The victim’s family said the woman Ashraf was found hanged at her home after which the area police was informed. The police rushed at the scene and shifted the body to Chandka Medical College Hospital for medico-legal formalities.
The area police said an investigation is underway to determine the actual causes of the woman’s death. Police also took the deceased woman’s husband Nazar Hussain into custody for investigation.
The body was later handed over to her heirs for the final burial.