One of the accused in Rohingya leader Mohibullah murder case has died at Chattogram central jail, reports UNB.

The deceased was identified as Moulovi Jokoria, 53, of Block D/8 in Rohingya camp of Ukhiya upazila in Cox’s Bazar district.

Chattogram Jail’s deputy jailer Monir Hossain said Jokoria was a cancer patient who died inside the jail on Friday night.

Rohingya leader master Mohibullah was shot dead by some armed Rohingyas at his office on 29 September, 2021.

Moulovi Jokoria, who allegedly gave fatawa to remove Mohibullah from the earth just a week before of the murder, was arrested in connection with the murder.

The trial in the murder case started through framing charges against 29 accused on 11 September.