A 23-year-old man was stabbed to death in a minibus at Seelampur area on Tuesday.
Police said Firasat Ali and his friend Monaber Khan had boarded a bus plying between Welcome Metro station and Jafarabad.
“On the way, Ali felt a hand in his pocket and got hold of the pickpocket. However, the assailant took out a knife and stabbed Ali in the abdomen and leg,” the police officer said. No one intervened and the assailant managed to flee.
Though Ali was rushed to nearby Kamal Nursing Home, he succumbed to his injuries. Khan too suffered few bruises. The police said both the victims were traders from Jafarabad.
Police have registered a case of murder.