An Afghan migrant was stabbed over coronavirus on the bank of a lake in the Central Anatolian province of Konya on March 13.
Habibullah, an Afghan national, was fishing with his friend when a stranger, identified only as U.G, approached him.
“Did you bring coronavirus here?” asked U.G. before drawing a knife from his pocket and stabbing Habibullah.
Habibullah was taken to the Beyşehir State Hospital for emergency assistance before being transferred to a nearby hospital.
U.G. was detained and claimed to suffer from a psychological disorder.