A youth was found hanging from a tree at Motijheel T&T colony area of the capital.
The incident took place on Wednesday. The victim, age around 22, could not be known immediately.
Sub-inspector of Motijheel Police Station Shahidul Islam said to media that locals spotted the hanging body from the tree in front of boundary wall of the colony and informed the police station.
On information, police recovered the body and sent it to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) morgue for autopsy, he added.