A night guard was found slaughtered at the site of an under-construction mosque in Vogra area of Gazipur on Thursday morning.
The deceased was identified as Abdul Motaleb, 68, hailing from Bagtabazar village in Mymensingh, used to live in a rented house owned by one Saidur Rahman in the area.
Locals said that Motaleb started his job as night guard of under-construction ‘Bogra Sarkar Para Jame Mosque’ 10 to 12 days ago.
Moazzin of the mosque found Motaleb’s blood stained body early in the morning when he went there for calling out Azan, said Aminul Islam, officer-in-charge of Joydebpur Police Station.
Being informed, police recovered the body around 8:30am and sent the body to Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed Medical College and Hospital for an autopsy.