A woman died as she reportedly fell from the 4th floor of a drug rehabilitation centre at Uttara Sector-12 in the capital early Monday, Agencies report.
The deceased is Parvin Runa, 50, daughter of late Abdul Jabbar of Barchar village in Raipura upazila of Narsingdi district.
Sub-inspector of Uttara west police station Aminul Kabir said Runa fell off the building while trying to escape from ‘Nabajagoron Drug Rehabilitation Centre’ around 1:15am climbing down it using a piece of cloth.
Police recovered the body around 2:30am and sent it to Dhaka Medical College Hospital for an autopsy, he said.
According to family sources, Runa, who was a drug addict, had been undergoing treatment at the rehab centre since 10 February last.