Police recovered the body of an unidentified person from rail gate area of Mirpur upazila in Kushtia on Friday morning.
The identification of the deceased could not be known immediately, police officials said.
Mirpur police station officer-in-charge Abul Kalam told New Age that local people spotted the body aged about 45 lying beside rail lines and informed the matter to police.
Later, police recovered the body from the spot and took it to Kushtia Sadar Hospital morgue for autopsy.
The person might have been killed after being crushed under the wheels of a train, the OC added.
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