Police recovered body of a college student from Buriganga river in Char Mirerbagh Kheyaghat area of Dakhshin Keraniganj upazila on Monday night one day after he had gone missing.
The deceased was identified as Md Alauddin Hossain Ifad, 18, son of Kashem Sikder, hailing from Mehendiganj upazila in Barisal district, and a HSC 1st year student of Wari Salimullah Degree College.
Sub-inspector Md Robiul Islam, in-charge of Hasnabad River Police Outpost, said that Ifad had gone missing on Sunday after he went out from their rented house in Aminpara Mohoripotti area.
Later, his family members filed a general diary (GD) as they failed to trace him.
Locals spotted his floating body at night and informed police.
Later, police recovered the body and sent it to Sir Salimullah Medical College Hospital for an autopsy.