Mumbai:93 blast convict Noor Mohamed Khan on Monday morning died at his residence in Bandra after a prolonged illness.He was convicted for ten years by the Designated TADA court on Nov 24, 2006.
A builder by profession, Khan was a close aide of prime absconding accused Tiger Memon.
He was found guilty by the court of storing in his godown 58 bags of RDX and then later disposing of the bags in Nagla creek in ThaneHe was convicted for possessing RDX and for concealing evidences. Earlier two convicts have breathed last due to heart attack on following dates.
Brother of Tiger, Yusuf Memon died (26th June 2020)
Yusuf Memon, the convict in 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts case, died in the Nashik Central Jail .He was buried in the same graveyard where his brother Yakoob Memon rests.
Tahir Merchant died (18 April 2018)
Mohamed Tahir Merchant, alias Tahir Takla, one of the convicts in March 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, who was sentenced to death, died of a heart attack.Merchant, who was lodged in Yerawada Central Jail, suffered a heart attack in prison and was rushed to Sassoon Hospital.(UNI)