A body of a woman was found in the old jail at Najimuddin road in the capital
The identity of the woman was not known immediately. But police are assuming that the woman was around 35 years old.The body was retrieve from the pond around 11:45 pm on Tuesday.
The woman was found wearing a salwar-kamiz. A mobile phone set and a purse were also recovered from the spot.
It is still unclear whether the woman was killed or committed suicide. But police are investigating to find out the woman’s identity and the reason of her death.
Zahidul Isalm, Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) of Chawkbazar police station confirmed the death news while talking to journalist.
ASI Zahid also said the body was sent to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital’s morgue for an autopsy.
The secret behind the death will be opened, he hoped.The pond was open for common people, but how the woman died in the pond is under investigation.
Senior officials of Chawkbazar Police Station’s officer-in-charge (OC) Shamim-ar-Rashid, along with other police officers, rushed to spot at around 1:00 am tried to find out the mystery behind the death.