A central leader of Jubo League, the youth wing of the ruling Awami League, was found dead at his residence in the city’s Dhanmondi area on Wednesday.
The deceased was identified as Enayet Kabir Chanchal, 45, a presidium member of Jubo League central committee.
AB Siddique, officer-in-charge of Dhanmondi Police Station, said being informed by local people, police recovered the bullet-hit body of Chanchal breaking open the door of his bathroom around 11:30 am and sent it to Dhaka Medical College Hospital morgue.
Chanchal might have committed suicide with his own licensed pistol in the bathroom, said the OC.
Further details of the incident are still awaited.