The bullet-hit body of Jubo League Presidium member Enayet Kabir Chanchal was recovered from a bathroom of his Dhanmondi residence in the capital on Wednesday.
Rezaul Karim, assistant commissioner of Dhanmondi zone police, said according to first hand report, Chanchal, 45, committed suicide by shooting himself in the head with his licensed pistol.
Dhanmondi thana sources said, the Jubo League man entered the bathroom of garage in his house at about 11:30am and locked it from inside. Later, the security guard heard the sound of gunfire.
On information, police recovered the body breaking open the door.
Family members claimed Chanchal has been suffering from depression for last few days.