Khalil Chishti

  • SC may decide Khalil Chishty's fate Wednesday 11-12-2012 09:53 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce its verdict on Wednesday on the appeal of octogenarian Pakistani virologist Mohammad Khalil Chishty who has challenged the life imprisonment given to him for a murder in Rajasthan in 1992. An apex court bench of Justice P Sathasivam and Justice Ranjan...
  • Victim's family oppose Pak prisoner's release 28-06-2011 08:23 AM

    New Delhi: The Rajasthan government is considering the mercy plea of 80-year-old Pakistani prisoner Dr Khalil Chishty who's been in a jail in Ajmer for some 20 years. The family of the man he was convicted of murdering is now opposing his release, demanding that his plea be quashed. The...
  • PM recommends release of Pakistani prisoner 21-06-2011 09:33 AM

    Jaipur: Following Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's intervention just days before the Foreign Secretary level talks between India and Pakistan, 78-year-old Pakistani virologist Dr Khalil Chishty, who is languishing in Ajmer jail, may finally be released. Serving a life term for a 1992 murder, his mercy petition has been cleared by...