Police recovered the body of a young girl from Pir Saheb road of Shantinagar in the capital on Monday morning.
The deceased was identified as Sonia Akter, 23, daughter of Abul Kalam, hailed from Laksam upazila in Cumilla.Confirming the news, Abu Bakkar Siddique, officer-in-charge (OC) of Paltan Police Station, said that the locals spotted the body of the girl and informed her family.
Later, family members of girl took the girl to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) where duty doctor declared her dead at 8:00 am.
It is still not unclear whether the girl was killed or committed suicide. But the reason behind the death will be known after getting the autopsy report, he said.