Surinder Singh

  • Another AAP MLA backs rebel Binny, says what he said is right January 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) rebel Vinod Kumar Binny has found support in another colleague. AAP MLA Surinder Singh today said that what Binny had stated about the party was right but added that the "manner" in which the MLA spoke was "not right". Singh was also quick to add...
  • Barnala local held for links with terrorists, weapons seized September 13, 2013

    Barnala: A local here was arrested for his alleged links to terrorists with police recovering arms and ammunitions from his possession. Acting on a tip-off, police on Friday nabbed Barnala resident Surinder Singh and recovered from his possession two 0.32 bore pistols and a 0.315 bore gun along with cartridges, provocative...
  • 40-year-old Sikh man shot dead in New Jersey, accused at large August 28, 2013

    A Sikh man working at a gas-station in New Jersey was shot dead over the weekend in an attempted robbery case. The local police in New Jersey has announced an award of USD 8,000 for information leading to arrest of those responsible for the murder of Surinder Singh. A native of...
  • 1984 antiSikh riots: Court to hear Sajjan Kumar's plea May 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The 1984 antisikh riots case will come up for hearing in the Delhi High court on Wednesday. The Court is likely to give an order on Congress leader Sajjan Kumar's application seeking the quashing of charges in the Sultanpuri case in which 6 people were killed. Sajjan Kumar has...
  • 1984 antiSikh riots: Tytler says witness was used April 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Even as a Delhi court ordered reopening of case against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler for his alleged involvement in the 1984 antiSikh riots, he claimed he was not present at the scene of the riots and that the witness was pressured into giving a statement against him. Speaking...
  • 1984 antiSikh riots: Eyewitness who couldn't testify April 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Another key eyewitness, apart from Jasbir Singh, in the 1984 antiSikh riots tracked down by CNNIBN in December 2007 was Surinder Singh, who in that year was a granthi at the Gurudwara Pulbangash. On hidden camera, Surinder Singh gave a graphic description of how a mob led by...
  • CJ fights against illegal sale of liquor May 28, 2011

    CJ Surinder Singh Khatri fights against illegal sale of liquor in his village. ...
  • Cops suspect hate crime behind US Sikh murder March 9, 2011

    California: The FBI will now assist in the murder probe of a Sikh man in the US. Surinder Singh was killed by unidentified assailants at Sacramento in the US. The troubled Sikh community has offered a reward of $30,000 for information on the killers. And the community leaders have formed...
  • CBI to court: AntiSikh riots witnesses unreliable September 23, 2009

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday submitted before a city court that the witnesses who deposed against the alleged role of Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in the 1984 antiSikh riots were not reliable. Additional CBI public prosecutor submitted before Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Rakesh Pandit that the...
  • Key witness in 1984 riots case dead July 14, 2009

    New Delhi: Surinder Singh, a key witness in the antiSikh violence that swept the Indian capital in 1984, has died at his Delhi home following cardiac arrest. Singh, admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) last week, died on Monday evening. The 58yearold was cremated on Tuesday...
  • Impact: Tytler cases reopened after CNNIBN interviews April 10, 2009

    New Delhi: Just last week the CBI told the court that the two key witnesses in the 1984 antiSikh riots case Jasbir Singh and Surinder Singh were inconsistent and unreliable in their statements. But it was the statements of these witnesses who were tracked down by CNNIBN...
  • AntiSikh riots witness to give statement to CBI in US December 25, 2008

    New Delhi: In a complete Uturn in the 1984 anti Sikh riots case, a two member CBI team is finally in New York to record the statements of two eyewitnesses Jasbir Singh and Surinder Singh. The two have said they saw Congress leader Jagdish Singh Tytler lead a mob during...
  • CBI records riots witness' statement against Tytler February 23, 2008

    Chandigarh: Surinder Singh has been holed up in Chandigarh in the informal custody of the All India Sikh Students Federation. But now he has met with a CBI team that traveled from Delhi to record his statement. Last December, on hidden camera, Surinder Singh had alleged that he saw Congress...
  • '84 riot witness reconfirms Tytler's role February 13, 2008

    Chandigarh: AntiSikh riots key witness Surinder Singh has once again reconfirmed his statement accusing senior Congress MP Jagdish Tytler of inciting the mob against Sikhs in 1984. Surinder, who says his life is presently in danger, told CNNIBN that he had earlier retracted his allegation as Tytlers goons were threatening...
  • After Jasbir, another '84 riots witness surfaces December 22, 2007

    New Delhi: On October 31, 1984, the then prime minister Indira Gandhi was shot dead by two of her Sikh security guards. Within hours, India witnessed its worstever communal riots. Nearly 3,000 Sikh men, women and children were killed across the country. The worsthit was the national Capital where 2,733...