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Man’s floating body recovered in Ctg

Staff Correspondent

12 August, 2020 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: Body of a middle-aged man was recovered from the coastal area of Anwara upazila in the district on Tuesday.

Sources said locals noticed the body in the Baiggar Ghat area under the upazila in the morning and informed police of the matter. Later, police recovered body of the man ageing around 45 years.

Officer in-Charge (OC) Dulal Mahmud of Anwara police station said there was a towel tied with waist of the body.

The body washed ashore during high-tide in the sea, he said. Identity of the person couldn’t be known immediately and the body was sent to Chattogram Medical Hospital morgue for autopsy, the OC added.