FAISALABAD: A powerloom worker allegedly committed suicide for being jobless, in the area of Nishatabad police station.
According to police, Muhammad Qamar (40), a resident of Toba Tek Singh came to Faisalabad few years ago in search of job and started living in Chak No.7-JB where he got job in a powerloom as a worker. However, for the last few months he lost his job after the factory owner closed down the unit.
He swallowed poison pills and fell unconscious. He was rushed to Allied Hospital where he breathed his last.
Police are investigating.