INDIAN PRISONER DEATH

  • Pakistan: Judge appointed to probe Sarabjit's murder May 17, 2013

    Lahore: A serving judge has been named by a Pakistani court to probe the murder of Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who died earlier this month after being assaulted within the Kot Lakhpat Jail here. Lahore High Court Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial appointed Justice Syed Mazhar Ali Akbar...
  • Take up Sarabjit's case at an international level: Suhasini Haidar May 2, 2013

    The death of Indian national Sarabjit Singh in a Pakistani hospital after a brutal attack on him inside jail premises has angered a substantial section of the Indian society. How should India respond to this? Does this have the potential to ruin IndiaPakistan relations? Suhasini Haidar, senior editor, CNNIBN, joined...
  • Indian prisoner's death: No word from Pak on autopsy report April 1, 2013

    New Delhi: There has been another IndiaPakistan confrontation, this time over the death of Indian prisoner Chamel Singh. Government sources have told CNNIBN that India has not received any reply from Pakistan on why it took two months to conduct Chamel Singh's autopsy. In fact, CNNIBN has learned that Pakistan...
  • I saw prison officials beat Chamel Singh to death: Eyewitness March 28, 2013

    Lahore/Srinagar: After Indian prisoner Chamel Singh's brutal death in a Lahore jail, an eyewitness has come out and confirmed that Singh was indeed beaten to death by jail authorities. The exinmate, Tehsin Khan, who is a lawyer, was in the same jail when Chamel Singh was brutalized and killed. Tehsin Khan...
  • Indian prisoner's death: India raises the issue again, Pakistan says a probe is already on March 28, 2013

    An eyewitness tells CNNIBN, prisoner Chamel Singh was beaten to death by prison guards in Lahore. The Foreign Ministry raises the issue again and Pakistan says a probe is already on. ...
  • Protests in J&K against torture, death of Indian prisoner in Pak March 28, 2013

    Srinagar: The Bharatiya Janata Party and Panther's Party MLAs held protests at the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Thursday against the alleged torture and death of Indian prisoner Chamel Singh in Pakistan. An initial autopsy report had indicated that the 40yearold was beaten to death inside a Lahore jail. The Jammu...