Child found dead, youth held


Police recovered the body of a child two days after missing from East-Kaltasuti area of Ashulia in Savar on Tuesday morning. Police, however, detained a youth named Rokib, 25, from the area in this connection. 

Ziaul Islam, Inspector (Investigation) of Ashulia police station, confirmed the matter to Bangladesh Post.

The deceased was identified as Asif, 8, son of Juyel Rana. The child used to live at East-Kaltasuti area along with his parents and he was a second grader at a local kindergarten school named 'Deepraz'.

Ziaul Islam said that they recovered the body from a workers’ colony after locals  saw him lying and informed police. 

The boy was missing since last Sunday (October 11) before his house, and his parents filed a General Diary (GD) with Ashulia police station on the day regarding the 

incident.

The body was sent to Shahid Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy.