LAHORE: A man was tortured to death over a monetary dispute in the area of Sadar police station.
A police official said that 24-year-old Iftikhar, a resident of Sehgal City, had an argument with Imran and others over a monetary dispute.
He added in a fit of rage, accused Imran and his accomplices tortured and injured Iftikhar and fled the scene. The locals shifted the victim to a hospital for treatment but he could not survive. The police have registered a case against the accused and started an investigation.
In another incident, a man ended his life by committing suicide in the area of Sadar police station. The police said that 23-year-old Asif Anayat, a resident of Duddiwala, was upset over a domestic dispute. In sheer frustration, he consumed poisonous pills and ended his life.