Lawyer attempts to set himself ablaze outside SC Lahore Registry
LAHORE (92 News) – A lawyer on Saturday tried to set himself on fire outside the Supreme Court’s Lahore Registry.
As per reports, taking action timely, the police has taken the lawyer under custody and saved his life. The arrested lawyer was identified as Bilal.
He stated that he had tried to set himself ablaze as he was distressed over failure to be appointed district prosecutor despite qualifying the Punjab Public Service Commission test. Bilal requested the CJP to take suo motu notice of the matter.
Earlier on Monday, a woman was also taken into custody after she attempted to set her daughter on fire outside SC’s Lahore Registry.