Thursday, 26 May, 2022

UP member found dead in Manikganj

MANIKGANJ: A 50-year-old Union Parishad (UP) member was found dead in Saturia upazila of the district on Thursday, a day after he went missing.

The deceased was identified as Farhad Hossain, a member of Ward No. 6 of Baraid union.

Locals spotted Farhad’s body near a neighbour’s house around 9am and alerted police station, said Md Ashraful Alam, officer-in-charge (OC) of Saturia police station. “A team soon went to the spot and took the body into custody.”

Farhad had been missing since Wednesday afternoon. “However, the exact cause of his death will be determined after an autopsy,” said the OC.