Police recovered the body of a former Union Parishad (UP) chairman from his house at Satkania upazila of Chattogram yesterday morning. The deceased is Abdul Haque (75), former chairman of Keochia union of Satkania, said police.
There were injury marks on his head, they added.
Anwar Hussain, officer-in-charge of Satkania Police Station, said on information, police went to Haque's residence around 10am, recovered the body and sent it to Chattogram Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy.
The OC said the former chairman used to reside in the house alone with a caretaker named Jamir (26).
Police took Jamir into custody for interrogation in this connection, he added.