Doctor commits suicide after hubby contracts second marriage

Dr Maria's brother files murder case against his brother-in-law

By: News Desk      Published: 11:10 AM, 29 Sep, 2021
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A heartbroken 40-year-old lady doctor on Wednesday committed suicide in Raiwind near Lahore after her husband contracted second marriage, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

According to police, 40-year-old Dr Maria’s husband Rashid contracted a second marriage in Sahiwal almost two months ago. 

Police said Rashid worked in Sahiwal and he wedded there with another woman. The dejected Dr Maria committed suicide by hanging herself with a fan. 

The police and forensic experts collected evidence from the crime scene. 

The body has been shifted to the hospital for post mortem and police have started investigation.

On the other hand, the brother of deceased Dr Maria registered a case of his sister’s murder by her husband Rashid Mehmood in Raiwind police station.

The brother said that he was sure that his sister was killed by her husband. According to him, there were torture marks on the body of Dr Maria. 

Dr Maria was a surgeon doctor at the Children’s Hospital, Lahore and she was mother of two. Her relatives believed that she could not take her own life.

Woman kills husband 

In another incident, a woman on Wednesday killed her husband with the help of her paramour in the vicinity of police station Chorasta Mian Khan in Dipalpur.

The deceased was identified as Ahmad Khan Wattoo Sidharka.

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After hearing of the incident, SHO Ms Rihana Kokab reached the crime scene immediately and arrested the accused woman within two hours.

DPO Faisal Gulzar took notice of the incident. 

Reporters Fahad Bhatti and Rana Saleem