A motorbike rider of Pathao, a ride sharing service, was killed by miscreants at Mirpur-12 in the city in the early hours of Wednesday, said police.
The deceased was identified as Mohammad Raja, 35,a resident of Arambag in Rupnagar area and son of Hafiz Uddin.
Ahad Ali, inspector (investigation) of Pallabi Police Station, said the miscreants waylaid the motorbike of Raja when he was passing Mirpur area.
Later, they cut his throat and snatched the motorbike, leaving him dead on the spot.
On information, police recovered the body around 2 am and sent it to a local hospital morgue.