The police recovered the hanging body of a man named Mohsin Mia (42) from the Khilgaon East Gogan slum of the capital. Mohsin is the son of Akkas Mia of Pachkita area of Homna police station in Comilla. Currently lives in East Gogan slum at 21/A.
He was brought unconscious to the Dhaka Medical College (DMH) hospital around 11:15 p.m. on Monday, when the doctor in charge of the emergency department declared him dead.
Deputy Inspector (SI) Khilgaon police station SM Ataur Rahman confirmed the matter. He said, ‘After receiving the news, we went to the spot and recovered the hanging body of the person with a rope wrapped around his neck under the cover of a one-storey tin house. Later, when he was brought to Dhaka Medical in an unconscious state, the doctor in charge declared him dead.
SI Ataur also said, ‘In the preliminary investigation we found that the deceased was somewhat mentally unstable. He lived alone in a room in that slum. He did not do any work. His wife and children live in the village house. However, the body has been kept at Dhaka Medical College morgue for post-mortem to determine the exact cause of death. Legal process is ongoing in this regard.