Miscreants on Monday murdered a Union Parishad (UP) member of Dudhol Union under Bakerganj upazila in Barisal.
OC of Bakerganj police station Mohammad Anower Hossain confirmed the news saying, "The deceased was identified as Sheikh Mohammad Garibullah, 35, son of Ali Ahmed Sheikh of Sarshi village."
Police recovered his body from an abandoned house from Uttampur village of the same union.
The OC said the body bore seven to eight injury marks and was sent to Barisal Sher-e-Bangla Medical College Hospital for autopsy.
Garibullah was accused of several criminal cases including rape and extortion, he added.
A case was filed with concerned police station in this connection, according to BSS. -Idrak