TDoR 2024 / 2024 / June / 28 / Poly


Age 35

28 Jun 2024
Manirampur, Lashore (Bangladesh)


Poly died after her throat was cut in her home. The identity of her killer - or killers - is not known.

Police recovered the throat-slit body of a transgender [woman] in Jashore's Manirampur last night.

The deceased is Poly, 30, of Khanpur village, reports our Benapole correspondent quoting police.

Locals said Poly, a hijra, bought land and built a house in Khanpur village. After coming home last evening, Poly did not leave the house. Neighbours knocked on the door, but getting no response they informed police.

Manirampur Police Station Officer-in-Charge ABM Mehdi Masud said Poly was killed between 8:00 and 11:00pm. "Police suspect that the killer was someone close to the victim."

Police are investigating the incident. Legal action is underway, he added.

Report added: 2 Jul 2024

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