A youth was stabbed to death by muggers at Dhalpur in the capital’s Jatrabari on Sunday.
The identity of the deceased was not known immediately. The body was kept at the morgue of Dhaka Medical College Hospital for autopsy.
He got down from the bus at Sayedabad Bus Terminal.
After that, he was possibly going to his destination and at that time, he was caught by some muggers in Boubazar area at around 3:00am. The muggers stabbed him, leaving him in a pool of bold.
A rickshaw puller named Rubel rushed him to Mugda General Hospital and later to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where the doctors on duty declared him dead at around 5:00am.
The officer said that three stabbing marks were found in his chest, belly and hand. ‘We are trying to identify the deceased and arrest the killers,’ he said.