Laxmipur: Police recovered the body of a madrasa student from Tewariganj Bazar of Sadar upazila on Monday midnight.
The deceased was identified as Abdur Rashid, call XI (Alim) student of Charmatua Madrasa and son of Abul Kashem of Koshba village in the upazila.
Rashid was also a moazzin of Chowdhury Bari Jam-e-Mosque in the village.
Police and locals said local people spotted the body of Rashid hanging with the ceiling at Forkania Madrasa beside the mosque around 12:00am and informed police.
Police recovered the body and sent it to hospital morgue for an autopsy, said Iqbal Hossain, officer-in-charge of Sadar Police Station.
The reason behind the killing could not be known immediately and police are investigating it, added the OC.