Police recovered the body of a local Awami League leader at Bhuiyanpur upazila in Tangail this morning.
The deceased, Rokibul Islam Farid, 50, of Bharoi village, was the former organising secretary of the upazila unit AL, our Tangail correspondent reports quoting AKM Kawsar Chowdhury, officer-in-charge of Bhuiyanpur Police Station.
Farid, manager of a department store at Kagmaripara area on Tangail-Bhuiyanpur Road, went missing on the way to his home last night, police said quoting family members.
Locals found his body floating in a pond near his house this morning, the police official said.
On information, police recovered the body around 10:30am and sent it to Tangail Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy.