CHITTAGONG: Miscreants stabbed a manager of an ‘Arat’ (wholesale shop) to death in the city’s Pahartali area early Thursday.
The deceased was identified as Mahbub Rana, 35, son of Syedul Hoque of Dakhin Boga Chattor area under Sitakunda upazila in the district.He was manager of Rana Enterprise, a wholesale shop of egg, at a wholesale market adjacent to Pahartali Bazar under Double-mooring Police Station. Sources said a group of miscreants boarding on a CNG-run auto-rickshaw appeared at the market and sprayed chili powder on eyes of Rana at around 1:00am.
Later, they stabbed him with sharp weapons leaving critically injured.
Rana was rushed to CMCH, where physicians declared him.