Police recovered a body hanging from a mango tree at Krishnabati village in Monirampur upazila of Jashore on Wednesday night.
The deceased was identified as Anil Biswas, 75, son of Bola Biswas of the upazila.
Sunil Biswas, a relative of the deceased, said Anil was not available at home from noon on Wednesday. Relatives and neighbours searched for him and found his body hanging from a tree near his house at around 9:30pm and informed police.
Monirampur Khedapara camp police in-charge SI Rabiul Islam said they are investigating the incident. The body was handed over to Anil's relatives, the SI added.