Police today recovered the body of a local Awami League leader beside Turag river at Singashar village of Kaundia upazila in Savar, three days after his missing.
The deceased was identified as Al Arafat Sajal, 22 and son of Ummat Mia.
Being informed, police recovered the body and sent it to Dhaka Medical College Hospital, said assistant police super of Savar police station Mahabubur Rahman.
Informed by local people, police recovered the bullet-hit body of Sajal with his hand and legs tied up early in the morning.
Police said Sajal remained missing since Monday night as he went out from his home after receiving a phone call from his friend Rocky.
Later, Sajal’s family lodged a general diary with Savar Model Police Station on Tuesday.
Police arrested Rocky in this connection.
Police said previous enmity might be the reason of the murder.