Dr Azhar commits suicide in Multan

Our Correspondent


Renowned psychiatrist Dr Azhar Hussain allegedly committed suicide after killing his daughter over some domestic disputes at Justice Hameed colony here on Friday afternoon. Firstly, Dr Azhar killed his daughter Dr Alizey Haider and later on ended his life by the same weapon. He was about 66.

Dr Azhar got retirement from Nishtar Hospital some five to six years back as professor of psychiatry and was practising at his residence located at Justice Hameed Colony. The body of his daughter was shifted to Nishtar medical university mortuary for autopsy. After the incident, police reached the site with forensic teams and started an investigation into the incident.

When contacted SSP Investigation, Aamir Khan Niazi confirmed that after murdering his daughter, Dr Azhar Hussain committed suicide over the family issue as per initial reports. He was suffering from some mental ailments for the last three to four years.


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