The body of a schoolboy was found at Ayubnagar in Patarihat union of Kamalnagar upazila under Laxmipur yesterday, five days after he went missing.
The deceased, Sharif Hossain, 12, son of Faruk Pahloan of Char Falkon area, was a student of Class V.
He went missing since he went to his father's fish farm to keep watch there on Saturday night.
“Locals found the boy's body at a soybean field near the fish farm, and informed police. The body was sent to the hospital for autopsy,” said Md Alamgir Hossain, OC of Kamalnagar Police Station.