A teenage boy died after he was stabbed by a 10-year old child following an altercation at Bongshal area in the capital on Wednesday afternoon.
The deceased was identified as Shourav Hossain, 15, a worker of a laundry shop. Shahidur Rahman, officer-in-charge (OC) of Bongshal Police Station, confirmed the matter.
Shourav locked the 10-year-old boy inside a bathroom for teasing him playfully. Later, Shourav locked into an altercation with the boy and at one stage was stabbed by the boy with a laundry knife, said the OC.
Shourav was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH), where the on duty doctors declared him head.
OC Shahidur Rahman told media that they take legal action in this regard.