Miscreants have killed the former chairman of Chattogram's Satkania union parishad by hacking at dead of night on Sunday.
The victim Abdul Haque Miah was an adviser to the upazila Awami League.
According to police, Abdul Haque was alone at home in Keochia area on Sunday night. On Monday morning, some employees went to the house and saw the back door of the house open after getting no response even after calling several times. At that time, they saw the body of Abdul Haque Mia lying on the bed with his arms and legs tied.
Anower Hossain, officer-in-charge of Satkania police station, said wound marks of sharp weapons have been found in the head and body of the deceased. Police have sent the body to morgue for autopsy and an investigation is underway to find out the miscreants involved in the murder.
However, nobody filed any case in connection with the murder till now, the police officer said.