A 45-year-old man died due to a brain haemorrhage at sub-jail Baramulla district of North Kashmir on Saturday.
The deceased has been identified as Ghulam Nabi Bhat son of Abdul Khaliq, a resident of Hakbara, Hajin, Bandipora.
A police official said that Ghulam Nabi was immediately taken to the hospital, however, doctors declared him brought dead on arrival.
The deceased was arrested several months back in a murder case and was lodged along with his two sons in sub-jail Baramulla.
“The deceased was under police trail, we took him to the hospital after he complained of chest pain but died on way to Srinagar hospital,” a police official added.