Police recovered the hanging body of a woman from her uncle’s home in Chattogram’s Chandgaon area yesterday morning.
The deceased Umme Habiba, 22, was from Badarkhali upazila of Cox’s Bazar, said police sources.
Sub-inspector (SI) Jafar Ahmed of Chandgaon Police Station said the body was found at the home of CDA School and College’s Principal Nurul Alam around 10am.
“Habiba came to her uncle Nurul Alam’s house from Cox’s Bazar two months ago after separating from her husband,” said the SI.
Quoting family members, he said her body was found hanging from the ceiling in her room and family members informed police.
“The body was sent to Chattogram Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy,” the SI added.