Sarabjit Attacked

  • Attack on Sarabjit may hit Pakistan-India ties: Daily 29-04-2013 11:13 AM

    Islamabad: The attack on Sarabjit Singh could have serious implications for Pakistan-India ties, said a Pakistani daily, adding that the fate of the Indian death row prisoner was caught in the problematic relationship between the two countries. Sarabjit was admitted to a Lahore hospital after a murderous attack on him...
  • Oppn asks govt to demand Sarabjit's return to India for treatment 28-04-2013 11:36 PM

    Sarabjit Singh's family members met him at Jinnah Hospital and his sister Dalbir Kaur said he was in an extremely tragic condition. ...
  • Pakistan allows consular access to Sarabjit 28-04-2013 10:26 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Sunday evening granted permission for consular access to Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh who was attacked by his jail inmates on Friday afternoon. In a statement, the Pakistan Ministry of Foreign Affairs said, "Pakistan government has provided second consular access to Indian diplomats stationed in Lahore. The family...
  • 'Exerting pressure on Pak to give best medicare to Sarabjit' 28-04-2013 02:44 PM

    Bangalore: All efforts are being made to exert pressure on Pakistan to ensure best medical treatment for Sarabjit Singh, Union Minister Manish Tewari said on Sunday. "All of us are extremely concerned about the condition of Sarabjit," Tewari told reporters, rejecting criticism of opposition parties that the attack on Singh...
  • Attackers wanted to kill Sarabjit, say main accused 28-04-2013 12:53 PM

    Lahore: The main accused in the brutal attack on Indian national Sarabjit Singh in a Pakistani jail have told investigators that the attackers planned to kill him to take revenge for bombings he was accused of carrying out in Lahore. According to a preliminary report prepared by Deputy Inspector General...
  • India offers help in Sarabjit's treatment, wife demands his return 28-04-2013 08:00 AM

    New Delhi/Lahore: With Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh continuing to be in a coma and battling for life in state-run Jinnah Hospital in Lahore, India has offered medical assistance to Pakistan in treating him and has said Delhi will use the incident as an additional ground to push hard...
  • Pakistan: 2 prisoners booked for assaulting Sarabjit Singh 27-04-2013 11:31 AM

    Lahore: Police on Saturday registered a case of attempted murder against two prisoners for brutally assaulting Indian national Sarabjit Singh, who was in a "deep coma" in a hospital in Lahore. Official sources said the FIR against prisoners Amer Aftab and Mudassar was registered following a complaint from Assistant Superintendent...
  • Pak: Sarabjit critical, family says authorities ignored threats 27-04-2013 07:57 AM

    Lahore: Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh is critical after being attacked on Friday by fellow inmates inside a Lahore jail in Pakistan and has been admitted to the ICU with severe head injuries. His family says he received many threats but, Pakistani authorities did not pay heed. There is tight security...
  • Authorities fail to provide Sarabjit security: Lawyer 27-04-2013 01:45 AM

    Lahore: Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh had spoken of a threat to his life from a fellow prisoner after the execution in India of Afzal Guru but Pakistani authorities failed to provide him adequate security, his lawyer said on Friday. "Sarabjit told me and a CID (Crime Investigation Department)...
  • Had some clue that Sarabjit will be attacked: Ansar Burney 26-04-2013 09:59 PM

    Human rights activist Ansar Burney condemned the attack and said, "We had some clue Sarabjit Singh would be attacked. Sarabjit must be sent back to India." ...
  • India should 'warn' Pakistan following attack on Sarabjit: BJP 26-04-2013 09:39 PM

    New Delhi: The BJP on Friday reacted strongly to the attack on Indian national Sarabjit Singh, currently on death row in a Lahore jail, demanding that India should take strong note of it and "warn" Pakistan. "Pakistani establishment has been hijacked by terrorists. Pakistan government runs at their whims and...