Man commits suicide over rejection of marriage proposal.
MARDAN -- A young man committed suicide in Mardan on Thursday by consuming poisonous pills over rejection of a marriage proposal. Local sources said 25 year old Habibur Rehman from Mohib Banda area of Mardan wanted to marry a girl and sent his parents with a marriage proposal, but his proposal was rejected by the girl's family. Meanwhile, the mother of Habib went to another place with his marriage proposal without his consent.
Haibib was upset over rejection of his marriage proposal from the place of his choice and acceptance of proposal at another place without his consent and he eventually committed suicide by consuming poisonous pills. The young people committing suicide often use poisonous pills used for killing insects which are available at shops quite easily. Few days ago, a woman mixed poisonous pills in a beverage and gave it to her children and consumed it herself as well. The woman lost her life, while her two children were rescued. Social circles have demanded the concerned authorities to ban the open sale of poisonous pills.