A prisoner in Adiala Jail, who was serving a sentence for drug-trafficking, died at Benazir Bhutto Hospital in the small hours of Friday.
The deceased, Gohar Ali, a native of Swabi was under medical treatment at the hospital for last few days. During his term in the prison, he was suffering from tuberculoses and hepatitis.
The body of the deceased was taken to District Headquarter hospital (DHQ) for autopsy and the family of the deceased has been informed, sources added.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 6th, 2011.