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IOM official found dead in Cox's Bazar
Police recovered the body of an official of International Organization for Migration from a hotel in the district town on Thursday night.
The dead, Tauhidul Islam, was from Chittagong's Patiya upazila. He had been working as a senior programme assistant of the IOM, the UN migration agency.
Md Farid Uddin Khondakar, officer-in-charge of Cox's Bazar Model Police Station, said police recovered the body of the 35-year-old man from Hotel Holiday around 9:30pm and sent it to Cox's Bazar Sadar Hospital for an autopsy.
The cause of his death will be ascertained after the postmortem.