Man dies at lover’s home; one held

A 32-year-old man was found dead at a house at Matuail in Kadamtali of the capital on Friday morning, said police.

The deceased was identified as Ashiqul Haque Chowdhury, of Brahmanbaria. He used to work as a printing manager at ‘The Asian Age’ living in a mess in Tejturipara area, said Mahabubul Haque, sub-inspector (SI) of Kadamtali police station.

Police said Ashiqul had developed a love affair with a woman named Safia Begum, 28, few months ago. He went to Safia’s rented house in Matuail on Thursday night and fell sick there.

Safia alerted police when he died around 4am, said SI Mahabubul.

Police recovered the body around 9:30 am on Friday and detained Safia for interrogation, he added.

The body was sent to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) for an autopsy.

“The exact cause of death can be ascertained after getting the post-mortem report,” said the police official.

Source: United News of Bangladesh