rawalpindi - A 90-year-old murder convict died at District Headquarters (DHQ) Hospital, informed sources yesterday.

The deceased was identified as Raja Ajab, according to sources, Raja Ajab was brought to DHQ Hospital from Adiala Jail a couple of weeks ago for medical treatment. However, the jail inmate died after prolonged illness. The doctors handed over the dead body to the heirs for burial.

Gujar Khan Police had arrested Ajab on charges of murdering five members of his family over some family dispute. A court of law had awarded him death sentence.