Matric pupil (17) brutally stabbed in Pietermaritzburg

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Sameer Khan (17) is fighting for his life in hospital after being stabbed in the head.
Sameer Khan (17) is fighting for his life in hospital after being stabbed in the head.

A matric pupil is fighting for his life in hospital after being stabbed in the head during a brutal assault on Wednesday night in Pietermaritzburg.

Sameer Khan (17), who attends Woodlands Secondary School, was allegedly attacked by an intoxicated man on Wednesday night near a shop in Gandhi Road.

Melissa Singh, Sameer’s mother, said he has had over 110 stitches on his head, face and hands.

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