Dr Khalil Chisty

  • HC dismisses Pak doc's plea against imprisonment 20-12-2011 04:07 PM

    Ajmer: The Rajasthan High Court on Tuesday dismissed 80-year-old Pakistani virologist Dr Khalil Chishti's plea challenging the life imprisonment awarded to him in a murder case. That sentence had come after a 19 year long trial during which he was virtually under house arrest. The mercy plea of Chisti, who...
  • Chisti's family to meet Rajasthan Governor 19-11-2011 08:42 AM

    Jaipur: The family of Pakistani doctor Khalil Chisti has been granted permission to meet the Governor of Rajasthan on Saturday to plead for his release on a month-long visa. Dr Chisti's wife, Meherunissa Chisti, said, "I appeal the Rajasthan Government to please release Dr Chisti in a months time. My...
  • Rajasthan govt sends second mercy plea for Chisti 11-08-2011 08:26 PM

    Ajmer: The Rajasthan government, CNN-IBN has learned, has recommended the release of Dr Khalil Chishti, who has lived for 19 years in house arrest in Ajmer and was only convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment in January. This will be the second time the government has sent the Governor a...
  • Ajmer: 78-year-old Pak doctor hopes for release 06-07-2011 08:59 AM

    Jaipur: Dr Khalil Chisty, 78, who is battling several ailments at the Ajmer Jail may not have much time. And that's why the movement to release him and reunite him with his family across the border in Pakistan is gaining momentum. Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt has now put in his support...
  • Pak doctor hopes for an early release 24-06-2011 10:44 AM

    Jaipur: Dr Khaleel Chisty, the 78-year-old Pakistani virologist, hopes for an early release from the Ajmer jail, even as the Indian and Pakistani foreign secretaries held talks in Islamabad. Dr Chisty, who is serving a jail term for murder in Ajmer, Rajasthan, has a chance of being released, as a...
  • India hints at releasing 78-year-old Pak doc 23-06-2011 12:07 PM

    New Delhi: As India and Pakistan's foreign secretaries meet on Thursday in Islamabad with terror once again on the agenda, New Delhi indicates that it could release 78-year-old Pakistan prisoner Dr Khalil Chisty as a goodwill gesture. India's Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao said she was hopeful of an early release...