Saifur was a Lecturer of Islamic History Department in Madan Mohan Government College in Sylhet.
Locals said Saiful was residing a mess in Tilarghar Jamidar Bari area in the town but he did not return to the mess on Saturday night. Later, relatives of Saifur filed a general Diary in Shahporan Thana.
Officer-in-charge (OC) of Dakshin Surma Thana Khairul Fazal said on information, they recovered the body of Saifur and sent it to the Sylhet Osmani Medicl College and Hospital Morgue for an autopsy.
Process is underway to file a case in this connection, he said.
However, the student of Madan Mohan Government College staged demonstration demanding arrest of the killers and execute exemplary punishment.