Girl found hanging in Ashulia
Police recovered the hanging body of an adolescent girl from Ashulia, on the outskirts of Dhaka, on Tuesday afternoon.
Deceased Muslima Akter, 12, was the daughter of late Saheb Molla of Bethuri village in Mohammadpur upazila of Magura.
The girl lived with her maternal aunt in Tongabari area under Ashulia Police Station, police said.
The police station sub-inspector Kamrul Islam said family members found the door of her room locked from inside in the afternoon. They informed police after Muslima did not respond despite calling.
Later, police broke open the door and found Muslima hanging from the ceiling.
Police suspect she might have committed suicide.
However, the body was sent to Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital morgue.