FAISALABAD: A man committed suicide after injuring his young daughter, in the area of Batala Colony police station.
According to police, 50-year-old Dilawar Hussain, resident of Nasir Nagar Chak No.224-RB developed some differences with his family members over which an altercation occurred between Dilawar and his wife.
In a fit of rage, Dilawar opened fire at his wife but in the meantime his daughter 18-year-old Aneela Kanwal came forward to rescue her mother. Aneela received bullet injuries in her legs and fell down on the ground.
Seeing daughter injured, the accused ended his life by shooting himself in his head.
Rescue 1122 shifted the injured girl to hospital where her condition was stated to be stable.
Police have registered a case and started investigation.