The incident occurred in Kunipara area of Uttarkhan in Dhaka
A 40-year-old has died after drinking a bottle of coca-cola offered by his wife.
The incident occurred in Kunipara area of Uttarkhan in Dhaka. The deceased was called Kamal Uddin.
Police recovered his body from the ICU of Aichi Medical College and Hospital in Abdullahpur on Tuesday morning.
MuniruzzamanAkand, sub-inspector of Uttarkhan police station confirmed the matter to the Dhaka Tribune.
According to a statement provided by Kamal Uddin's mother Sakirunnessa, on Monday night, Kamal drank from a bottle of coca-cola given to him by his wife Sumi Akhter. Sumi also drank a little from the bottle.
However, soon after, Kamal fell sick and was admitted to Aichi Hospital. He died there while undergoing treatment.
Later, police recovered the body and sent it to the Dhaka Medical College and Hospital morgue for autopsy, said the sub-inspector.
He further said that Dr Sumon from Aichi Hospital mentioned the cause of Kamal's death as "unknown poisoning" in his death certificate.
Kamal Uddin used to live with his family in Kunipara of Uttarkhan.