GOJRA – A boy and his girl friend committed suicide together by swallowing lethal pills in Bosal Musawar area of Gojra after their families opposed to their marriage.

As per reports, twenty two-year old Tahir and 17-year old Kinza were in a relationship and wanted to marry, but they could not get consent from their families.

As a result, they reportedly decided to end their lives together. Both went out in the fields and swallowed the pills, dying on the spot.

Following information, police reached the place and shifted their dead bodies to hospital.

Earlier, a teenage couple had allegedly committed suicide by hanging themselves on a tree in the Cholistan desert after they were not allowed by their families to marry.

The incident took place in a village Mataro Sand near Islam Kot, Cholistan.

The deceased, who have been identified as 18-year old Mina Kolhi and her boyfriend 20-year old Jivoy Kolhi, were said to be in a relationship and wanted to marry.