A bank official was found dead in the city’s Sabujbagh area on Tuesday.
The deceased was identified as Shawkat Hossain, 35, senior officer of Basic Bank of Fakirapool branch.
Inspector Bachchu Mia, in-charge of Dhaka Medical College and Hospital police camp, said Shawkat used to live on the fifth floor of a nine-story building.
He was found lying on a road in front of the building around 11 am, he said.
Later, he was taken to the hospital where doctors declared him dead.
It is not clear yet how the bank official died, he said.
Family sources said he had left home for going to office.