A Dhaka University student was stabbed allegedly by the muggers on the campus on Sunday night.
The injured, Anup Aditya, is a Masters student of the Department of Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering and a residential student of the university’s Jagannath Hall. A gang of muggers reportedly stopped Anup when he was returning to his dormitory from Palashi area at about 9:30 pm.
The muggers asked Anup to give them everything he had with him. When Anup tried to escape, the muggers punched, kicked and stabbed him and left, said victim’s brother Aliq Aditya.
The injured was brought to Dhaka Medical College Hospital with stab wounds in his abdomen.
Provost of Jagannath Hall Dr. Asim Sorker and proctorial team visited Aditya and assured that they will investigate into the incident.
DU proctor AKM Golam Rabbani said, “I sent proctorial body to look into the fact. Mugging case in frequent on campus in recent times. We will set more CCTV cameras”.