BOGURA: Former UP member and Awami League activist was hacked to death by miscreants in under Shibganj upazila in Bogura.
The deceased was identified as Mostafizur Rahman Mosta, 55, son of late Akbar Ali of West Jahangirabad Nayapara village in Shibganj upazila, a former member of ward 9 of Shibganj union, is known as a sand trader with various businesses.
The incident took place on Tuesday night, police said.
Police recovered the body on Wednesday morning and sent it to the morgue. The body was found on the bank of his pond in Jahangirabad Nayapara village, about 800 feets away from the victim’s house on Wednesday morning. There are allegations of misdeeds against him in the area.
Officer-in-Charge of Shibganj police station SM Badiuzzaman said the body was recovered on Wednesday morning and sent to the morgue. He said the victim had a sharp weapon wound to the head. Police have stepped in to unravel the mystery of the murder and arrest those involved.