COX’S BAZAR: A madrasa student was stabbed to death at Ukhia upazila in the district on Thursday night.
The deceased was identified as Mohammad Arafat, 12, son of Hason Ali of Jaliapalong Dakkhin Sonaichhari are in the upazila.
Advocate Redowan, General Secretary of Hefz madrasa and uncle of the deceased, said miscreants stabbed Arafar in the bathroom of the madrasa while everybody was busy with dinner. The injured was rushed to Cox’s Bazar Sadar Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries around 10 pm.
Ukhia Police Station officer in-charge (OC) Ahmed Sanjur Morshed said the body was sent to the hospital morgue.
Police, however, detained one Rifat and his father Alamgir for initial questioning interrogation.