Beant Singh Assassination

  • CBI seeks death penalty for Beant Singh's killer 05-12-2011 11:27 AM

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday moved the Supreme Court seeking death penalty for Babbar Khalsa terrorist Jagtar Singh Hawara. The terrorist is convicted of killing former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh. The move by the CBI came after the Punjab High Court overturned a death...
  • Beant case: HC commutes death sentence of Hawara 12-10-2010 02:45 PM

    Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday commuted the death sentence of the mastermind in Beant Singh assassination case to life imprisonment, while it upheld the trial court penalty to four other accused in the case. A division bench of the court comprising Justice Mehtab Singh Gill and...