MS BITTA

  • Bhullar case: Bitta to seek permission from Sonia for self immolation March 31, 2014

    New Delhi: Upset over Supreme Court commuting the death sentence of Khalistani terrorist Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar, former Youth Congress chief MS Bitta on Monday said that he would seek permission from party president Sonia Gandhi and the court to commit self-immolation. The All-India-Anti-Terrorist Front (AIATF) chief, who was targeted...
  • SC verdict on Bhullar does justice to the whole country: MS Bitta April 12, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Friday rejected the mercy petition of 1993 Delhi blast accused Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar, who had sought commutation of his death penalty to life sentence on the ground that there was inordinate delay by the President over his plea for clemency. MS Bitta, who escaped Bhullar's...
  • Punjab CM Badal seeks clemency for Bhullar September 1, 2011

    Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has written to President Pratibha Patil to reexamine Davinder Pal Singh Bhullar's mercy plea. The letter has been written under pressure from Sikh groups, who have taken a cue from Tamil Nadu Assembly's resolution seeking clemency for Rajiv Gandhi's killers. Badal has written to...
  • Politics behind Bhullar clemency issue: Bitta May 30, 2011

    Chandigarh: All India AntiTerrorist Front Chairman MS Bitta on Monday said political parties were indulging in votebank politics over rejection of mercy plea of death row convict and Khalistan militant Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar even as SGPC decided to file a review petition against capital punishment for Bhullar. "It is unfortunate...