Devinder Pal Bhullar

  • India urged not to hang bombing mastermind Devinder Pal Bhullar August 23, 2013

    India must not go ahead with the imminent execution of a professor convicted of charges related to bombing the All Indian Youth Congress in 1993, the International Commission of Jurists said on Thursday. Devinder Pal Bhullar, a German-based Sikh, was sentenced to death in 2001 for masterminding the bombing, which killed...
  • SC verdict on Bhullar must be respected: Balbir Punj April 12, 2013

    Reacting on the Supreme Court's decision on Devinder Pal Bhullar's petition, BJP Rajya Sabha member Balbir Punj said the apex court's judgement should be respected. "Those who dare to challenge the authority of the state and those who wage a war against the state will also have to face the...
  • SC has been very harsh on Bhullar, says lawyer of Rajiv Gandhi's killers April 12, 2013

    Reacting to the Supreme Court's verdict on Bhullar's mercy plea, lawyer of Rajiv Gandhi's killer M Radhakrishnan says the decision of the apex court has come as a big disappointment for him. "A Constitution bench of the SC had held that mere delay of 5 years or more for those who...
  • SC verdict on Devinder Pal Bhullar's mercy plea today April 12, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday will pronounce the much-awaited verdict on the petition of Devinderpal 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. Bhullar was sentenced to death...
  • Beant Singh's grandson seeks Rajoana's hanging February 12, 2013

    Jalandhar: Following the hanging of Afzal Guru, Congress MP and grandson of Beant Singh, Ravneet Singh Bittu, has demanded the execution of Balwant Singh Rajoana - the convict on death row for assassinating the former Punjab chief minister. He also demanded the hanging of 1993 Delhi blast convict Devinder Pal...