Police recovered the throat-silt body of a young man from Dholar Mor area in the district town yesterday morning.
The deceased, Raju Mir, 27, was son of Sohrab Mir of Bhati Luxmipur area in the town.
Police detained Raju's friend Asif Sheikh, 25, for his alleged involvement in the murder.
Deceased's cousin Azim Hossain said Raju went out of his house on Wednesday evening and did not return home.
Around 2:00am Raju sent a massage on his father's mobile that read, “Find my friend Asif, you will find me.”
Soon after receiving the message, Raju's family members caught Asif from his house and handed him over to the police.
Officer in Charge of Kotwali Police Station AFM Nasim said following Asif's confession they recovered Raju's body around 6:00am yesterday and sent it to Faridpur Medical College Hospital for autopsy.