The police recovered the body of an unidentified old man from the footpath in front of the stadium in Gulistan of the capital. He is about 85 years old.
The body was recovered around 3:30 pm on Thursday. It has been kept in the emergency department morgue of Dhaka Medical College Hospital.
Sub-Inspector (SI) of Paltan police station Bijan Kumar Biswas said, ‘We recovered the body of an old man from the footpath in front of Stadium Market in Gulistan after getting information. Later, after the legal process, the body was brought to the emergency department morgue of Dhaka Medical College Hospital for post-mortem. The name of the deceased is not yet known and efforts are being made to find out the details.
Bijan said, ‘We believe that he died due to illness. The exact cause of death will be known after getting the autopsy report.’