A 24-year-old man was stabbed to death in a residential colony in Haryana's Rohtak as he took on a youth who used to harass a 12-year-old, police said on Tuesday.
Kamesh, stated to be a boxer, who later also got into modelling and acting, was stabbed to death with a knife by the accused on Monday night.
Kamesh, who was going to a relative's place in Tej colony, spotted the youth who used to harass the girl and as he tried to warn him not to repeat his act, the accused pulled out a knife and stabbed him.
"The accused suddenly pulled out the knife and stabbed him multiple times. Kamesh was rushed to PGIMS hospital (Rohtak) where he died," Deputy Superintendent of Police (headquarters), Rohtak, Gorakhpal said.
A case has been registered and further investigations were underway, the DSP said.