Dhaka, Dec. 8 -- Police have recovered the bodies of three members of a family from Saliyabakpur under Banaripara upazila of Barishal district on Saturday morning.

The deceased are Mariam Begum, 70, his son-in-law retired teacher Shafiqul Alam, 60, and her nephew Yusuf, 22, Police said.

Police recovered Mariam's body from the balcony of the house and Shafiqul's from another room. The body of Yusuf was found near a pond behind the house.

Barishal Superintendent of Police (SP) Saiful Islam said, "All the victims were found to have bled from their noses. Other than that, there were no signs of any wound on the bodies.

Besides, we have not heard anything about a break-in or robbery. We are looking into the incident, the police official said...