A village council nazim was shot dead in Bandi Maira, Abbottabad.
Jameel Ahmed Abbasi, 40, had left his house after receiving a phone call on Wednesday night and his body was found the next day, the police said.
Abbasi is said to be affiliated with the PML-N. According to his family, he did not have any enemies.
A case has been registered and further investigation is under way.