Police recovered dead body of a housewife from a residence at Solmaid area under Vatara Police Station in Dhaka on Friday.
Dead body was recovered around 11 am. Later, it was sent to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) morgue.
Police believed she was straggled to death.
The victim was identified as Ayesha Akther, 30, wife of truck driver Jasim Uddin.
Ayesha Akther, mother of two children, was a resident of Solmaid area.
Ayesha Akther was found tied up in her hands and legs while scarf was wrapped around her neck. Autopsy will reveal cause of her death, said Nazmul Huda, sub inspector of Vatara Police Station.