Police recovered the body of a battery-run auto-rickshaw driver from near a local waterbody in Shibganj upazila yesterday.
The victim, Mojlur Rahman, 55, son of Aynal Haque, was a resident of Ekbarpur village in the upazila.
Officer in Charge (OC) of Shibganj Police Station Fariduddin Ahmed said villagers spotted the body near a culvert in Putimari Beel area in the morning and informed the police.
Being informed, they recovered the body that bore several injury marks around 11:30am, and sent it to Sadar Hospital for autopsy, the OC said, adding that they also recovered Mojlur's vehicle from the area.
Police said the reason behind the murder could not be ascertained immediately.