Police yesterday recovered the body of farmer from Baniapara Nayagram village in Dewanganj upazila, two days after he went missing on Monday.
The deceased, Delwar Hossain, 45, was son of Abdur Rashid of the village.
Quoting the deceased's family members, Officer in Charge (OC) of Dewanganj Police Station AKM Aminul Haque said Delwar went out of his house to go to Taratia Bazar in the upazila headquarters on Monday evening and remained missing since then.
Locals spotted Delwar's body lying in a brinjal field of the village yesterday noon and informed the police, who recovered the body and sent it to Jamalpur General Hospital for autopsy, the OC said.
Police primarily assumed that criminals might have killed him somewhere else and dumped the body there, he added.