A manager of Jatayat Paribahan bus counter in Golapbag area was stabbed to death allegedly by some muggers in Dhalpur area of the capital early Saturday.
The deceased was identified as Akhter Hossain Sikder, 50, hailing from Cumilla.He used to live in a rented house in Dhalpur's Lichu Bagan area with his family.
Quoting locals, police said that muggers stabbed Akhter in his chest when he was on his way to the bus counter from his Dhalpur residence around 4:45am, leaving him seriously injured.
Later, he was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH), where doctors declared him dead around 6:00am.
Confirming the news, Bachchu Mia, in-charge (inspector) of the Police Outpost at DMCH, said the body was kept at the morgue for autopsy.