A seven year old boy was allegedly killed by his step-brother in Uttarakhand in the capital last night.
The boy was identified as Simran, a resident in the area. His father is Md Nasir Uddin.
Uttarakhand Thana police recovered his body from Ujampur Gudaraghat area last night and held his step- brother Bappy, 21.
The body was sent to Dhaka Medical College Hospital. A case was filed by the boy's mother with Uttarakhand Thana. The boy might be strangled, said Md Helal Uddin, Officer-in-Charge of the Thana.