A teenage girl committed suicide in her residence over a proposal of a forced marriage in the Maripur police limits on Friday.

A 17-year-old Shanaz, daughter of Muhammad Sharif, had an altercation with her mother when she asked her to marry a cousin. The disheartened girl locked herself in a room and shot herself to death with her father’s pistol in the Bhudni Goth area.

The parents took the body to the Civil Hospital for a post-mortem.Meanwhile, a decomposed body of an unidentified 20-year-old man was found in the bushes at the M.T.Khan Road in the Jackson police jurisdiction.

One of the passers-by saw the body and informed the police. The police shifted the body to the Civil Hospital for legal formalities.An MLO of the hospital said the body was at least two days old with meat missing from some parts of the corpse. The meat was eaten by animals.

The skull was also smashed with a hard and blunt weapon.According to the Sub Inspector Sattar of the Jackson police station, the man was first kidnapped and then killed. The victim’s face has been completely destroyed and the individual cannot be identified.

Private security guard shot dead

A private security guard was shot dead in the Korangi Industrial Area (KIA) police limits on Friday.Khan Zad Gul, 32, was shot dead when two armed men on a motorcycle shot and killed him near the Bilal Colony Market in Korangi while he was going to buy some vegetable. Police said that Gul was killed due to some personel enmity.