A student of Omar Gani MES College in Chattogram was stabbed dead around 2:45pm on Monday.
The deceased was identified as Sheikh Zakir Hossain Sani, 19. He was a first year student of HSC in the college. He was murdered in the Zakir Hossain Road of Khulshi Thana area.
Authorities are yet to identify the culprits behind the murder.
“After he was attacked, Zakir’s classmates rescued him and took him to the Chittagong Medical College Hospital (CMCH), where the on duty doctor declared him dead,” said Alauddin Talukdar, assistant sub-inspector of the police outpost at the hospital.
Meanwhile, Paritran Talukder, assistant commissioner of police of the Bayezid Bostami zone said: “A student with stab wounds was brought to the CMCH, where he died of his injuries.
“We were informed about the incident by the hospital authority. We are trying to find out who committed the murder.”