The body of a sweet trader was recovered from a canal in Chandpur. Chandpur representative. Police have recovered the body of a sweet trader named Asim (35) from the canal of the Water Development Board and Road Department in Chandpur.
The body was recovered from the front of Sadar Upazila Parishad in the Shologhar area of the city on Monday, October 11 in the afternoon and brought to the police station.
The deceased was identified as the son of Manik from the Koralia area of the Chandpur town. He used to run a Restaurant in Palbazar of the city.
Witnesses said the body was found floating in a government canal in front of Sadar Upazila Parishad in the Shologhar area of the city.
Later, Chandpur Sadar Police Station was informed and they came to the spot. When the news spread around, the curious crowd gathered to the spot. This caused some disruption to traffic on the Chandpur-Cumilla regional highway.
Chandpur Additional Superintendent of Police Sudipta Roy, Municipal Mayor Zillur Rahman Jewel, Additional Superintendent of Police (Sadar Circle) Mohammad Asif Mohiuddin, Chandpur Sadar Model Police Station OC Mohammad Abdur Rashid, and others rushed to the spot.
Ripon, the victim’s brother, said my brother left the house on Sunday night.
Chandpur Sadar Model Police Station OC Mohammad Abdur Rashid said, “We came to the spot after receiving the news. However, nothing can be said without an autopsy.”
Correspondent: Mazharul Islam Anik, October 11,2021