A 21-year-old aspiring airhostess was critically injured today after she was allegedly stabbed multiple times by a man in full public view in Mansarovar Park area of Shahdara, police said.
The woman is currently undergoing treatment at a city hospital, where her condition is stated to be critical, they said, adding that the 22-year-old accused, Adil is absconding and a manhunt has been launched to arrest him.
The incident took place in a busy market area where there are many shops.
Even though the incident has not been captured on the CCTV, but a footage shows that the accused and the victim talking to each other, the police said.
It is suspected that they had an argument and he stabbed her multiple times, they added.
Meanwhile, her family were unable to share details about why Adil attacked their daughter. However, it is suspected that Adil might be harassing the woman, police said.
Locals informed the police and rushed her to a hospital.
The call detail records of the victim was being scanned to get any clue about the accused.