GUJRAT: A man on Saturday took his life after killing five members of his own family Gujrat, district of Punjab.
Police officials told media that the man, identified as Mubashir Butt, in Bhadar village located in the vicinity of Gujrat committed suicide after killing his daughter, niece, two nephews and sister-in-law after a family dispute.
After receiving the news of the incident, police reached at the site and shifted dead bodies to Kharian hospital.
The killed have been identified as Hashir, Fatima, Zain, Manahal, and Muqadis Bibi, the police official stated, adding the Butt was a labourer by profession.
Earlier, on March 6, a woman killed herself after poisoning her two children in Sadiqabad.