PESHAWAR: A 26-year-old man identified as Bakhtiyar Ahmed and his wife died of suffocation due to gas leakage in their house in Hazar Khawani area of Peshawar.

Picture of groom Bakhtiyar Ahmed standing in the middle

The couple had fallen asleep on Monday night while leaving a gas heater burning.

Next morning, family members broke the door open and found the couple lying unconscious and the room smelling of natural gas.

The ill-fated couple had tied the knot two days ago.