Lahore police investigation officer commits suicide

By: INP      Published: 01:59 AM, 13 Sep, 2020
Lahore police investigation officer commits suicide
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An officer posted in the investigation unit at the Garden Police Station in Lahore committed suicide, the police confirmed on Saturday.

The officer had been working at the police station since 2019 and was recently appointed as an assistant sub-inspector.

According to Sub Inspector Asad Muzaffar, the officer was struggling psychologically after his son’s death. “He was also worried about his younger son who suffers from a physical disability.”

SP Muzaffar added that the officer had been getting treatment for stress and anxiety.

On Friday (September 11), after reaching work, the ASI immediately went to his office, and shot himself.