Naval police on Tuesday recovered the body of a man who fell off an oil tanker at Chattogram port four days ago off the coast of Bhatiari Union in Sitakunda.
The deceased was identified as Enamul Hoque Prakash Imran, 30, of Cumilla district.
Chan Mia, sub-inspector of Naval Police of Sitakunda Kumira, said local fishermen spotted the body floating in the tidal waters off the coast of Bhatiari Union and alerted the police around 12pm.
Imran had slipped off the oil tanker named ‘Akij Hossain’ at Chattogram Port in the small hours of Friday, and had remained missing, added Chan Mia.
The body has been handed over to his family, the SI said.