A field officer of Nielsen Bangladesh Ltd, who was stabbed by muggers in Chartha area of the Comilla city on Wednesday afternoon, died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) at night.
The deceased was identified as Aminur Rahman, 40, son of Omar Ali, of Shatakhata village in Shalikha upazila of Magura.
Sources said, a five-member team of the company went to Comilla from Dhaka on an official tour on Wednesday. When they reached Rani Dighir Par area around 3:00 pm, a group of muggers obstructed them and looted their belongings.
Being obstructed, they stabbed Aminur, leaving him injured critically, said Salauddin, OC of Kotwali Police Station.
The injured was rushed to Comilla Medical College Hospital (CMCH), later he was shifted to DMCH where he succumbed to his injuries around 11:00 pm, the OC added.