Body found floating in Hatirjheel

Staff Correspondent

22 September, 2019 12:00 AM printer

The decomposed body of an unidentified man was recovered from Hatirjheel Lake in the capital on Saturday morning.

The body was discovered floating in the water at Kunipara.

On receiving information, police recovered the body and sent it to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital for autopsy.

Abdur Rashid, officer-in-charge (OC) of Hatirjheel Police Station, said that the body may have been floating for the last two to three days.

No injury marks were found across the body, said the OC, adding that they are looking into the matter.