Sarabjit Singh Attacked

  • Sarabjit death: Pakistan judge may visit India May 19, 2013

    Lahore: Pakistani judge Syed Mazahar Ali Akbar Naqvi probing the murder of Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh may also visit India to complete the judicial inquiry. Justice Naqvi of the Lahore High Court is investigating the death of Sarabjit who died on May 2 following a brutal assault by...
  • Sarabjit's body handed over to family after post-mortem May 3, 2013

    Bikhiwind: The body of Sarabjit Singh, who died after a brutal attack by inmates in a Pakistani jail, was on Wednesday night handed over to his family after the post-mortem. A contingent of Punjab Police led by SSP Tarn-Taran Raj Jeet Singh handed over Sarabjit's body to his family at...
  • Sarabjit murder: Indian prisoners in Pak fear for their lives May 2, 2013

    After battling for life for more than six days following a brutal assault by fellow inmates inside Pakistan's Kot Lakhpat Jail, Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh died in a Lahore hospital on Thursday. ...
  • Sarabjit killed: Has the Pakistani state got blood on its hands? May 2, 2013

    After battling for life for more than six days following a brutal assault by fellow inmates inside Pakistan's Kot Lakhpat Jail, Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh died in a Lahore hospital on Thursday. ...
  • FTN: Has the Indian government abandoned poor Indians languishing in Pakistani jails? May 2, 2013

    After battling for life for more than six days following a brutal assault by fellow inmates inside Pakistan's Kot Lakhpat Jail, Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh died in a Lahore hospital on Thursday. ...
  • Sarabjit Singh should be declared a martyr: Family May 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The family of Sarabjit Singh, Indian prisoner who succumbed to injuries after being brutally assaulted in a Lahore jail, has demanded that his body be handed over to them and he should be declared a "martyr". The family has set forth demand to the Union Home Ministry including that...
  • Pakistan sets up medical team for Sarabjit's postmortem May 2, 2013

    Lahore: A medical team is being constituted to conduct the postmortem examination of Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh who died in a Lahore hospital on Thursday, a media report said. Sarabjit Singh died in Lahore's Jinnah hospital, reported Dawn. His body has been moved to the morgue. Hospital sources said the...
  • The Pakistani case against Sarabjit Singh May 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh was convicted of alleged involvement in a string of bomb attacks in Punjab province that killed 14 people in 1990 and spent about 22 years in Pakistani prisons. His mercy petitions were rejected by the courts and former President Pervez Musharraf. The previous...
  • Sarabjit Singh dies at Pakistan's Jinnah hospital May 2, 2013

    Lahore/Islamabad: After battling for life for more than six days following a brutal assault by fellow inmates inside Pakistan's Kot Lakhpat Jail, Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh died in a Lahore hospital on Thursday. His body has been shifted to the mortuary for autopsy. "I received a call from the...
  • PM must resign, I won't eat till Sarabjit returns, says his sister May 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's sister Dalbir Kaur, who returned to India from Pakistan on Wednesday, demanded Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's resignation and said she will not eat till her brother returns home. "When my brother returns home, I will eat only then. I want to apologise to his...
  • Sarabjit Singh's family returns to India from Pakistan May 1, 2013

    Wagah Border: Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's family has returned to India from Pakistan to decide on the future course of action. Sarabjit's sister Dalbir Kaur has said the family will try to meet UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi soon. There have been hints that 49-year-old Sarabjit is brain dead and is being...
  • Indian doctors must be allowed to treat Sarabjit: lawyer May 1, 2013

    Lahore: Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's lawyer will move the Lahore High Court seeking permission for Indian doctors to examine him in Pakistan. He said the Pakistani authorities have not been responding to the family's queries on Sarabjit's health and so they want to move court asking for Indian doctors to...
  • Sarabjit's condition deteriorates further, family to return to India May 1, 2013

    Lahore: The news on Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's health continues to be grim. Doctors treating him at Lahore's Jinnah Hospital say his condition has deteriorated further. PTI reports that his blood pressure is being maintained with support. He had entered a "critical phase" and his chances of survival had been...
  • Pak: Sarabjit's health deteriorates, family meets him in hospital April 30, 2013

    Lahore: Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's family finally got a chance to visit him in the hospital in Pakistan, but the news is grim. Sarabjit's condition is deteriorating even as India pushes for him to get medical treatment back home. India on Monday appealed to Pakistan to facilitate the return of...
  • Khurshid asks Pak to 'seriously' consider Sarabjit's release April 30, 2013

    Moscow: External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Monday asked Pakistan to take "seriously" India's appeal for the release of Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh, comatose in a Lahore hospital after a brutal assault. "We have been concerned of getting him (Sarabjit) back to India. We have been repeatedly pushing...
  • Pak officials dismiss report about sending Sarabjit abroad April 29, 2013

    Lahore/Islamabad: Pakistan on Monday said that the "best possible care" is being given to Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh, comatose in a Lahore hospital after a brutal assault, and that there are no plans to move him. They dismissed a report that a medical board was considering a proposal to...
  • Sarabjit to be treated in Pak, India to do 'all it can' to save him April 29, 2013

    Lahore: While Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's family demands that he be brought to India for treatment, a medical panel set up by the Pakistani government has ruled that he will continue to receive treatment in Pakistan. The panel says it is difficult to move Sarabjit as he has received severe...
  • Pak forms panel to decide if Sarabjit should be treated abroad April 29, 2013

    Lahore: As Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's family demands that he be brought back to India for treatment, Pakistan has reportedly formed a panel of experts to decide whether he should be sent abroad for treatment. Sarabjit Singh's health has shown no signs of improvement. Doctors treating him in Lahore have...
  • Family allowed to see Sarabjit in hospital, BJP holds protest in Jammu April 28, 2013

    Lahore: The distraught family of Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh was allowed to see him in Pakistan's Jinnah Hospital on Sunday evening. Sarabjit was admitted to the hospital on Friday evening after a brutal assault by his inmates at Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail. A senior doctor of the state-run Jinnah Hospital told...
  • Attack on Sarabjit: Family alleges jail authorities involved April 28, 2013

    Amritsar/Lahore: As the family of Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh, who is battling for life in a Lahore hospital after being attacked in a prison by his fellow inmates, prepares to leave for Pakistan to visit him, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) lashed out at the government over the...
  • Sarabjit's ex-inmate says attack on him is a conspiracy by Pakistan govt April 27, 2013

    Sarabjit Singh was brutally assaulted inside Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail in Pakistan on Friday. ...
  • Sarabjit's family gets visa, India asks Pak to explain attack on him April 27, 2013

    Lahore: A day after Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh was brutally assaulted inside Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail, his family has been been granted visa to visit him in hospital. Four members of Sarabjit Singh's family have been granted visa by the Pakistan High Commission to meet the Indian prisoner. The Pakistani...
  • Pakistan: Sarabjit Singh in 'deep coma', say sources April 27, 2013

    Lahore: Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who was attacked in a Lahore jail in Pakistan, is in 'deep coma' and official sources say no surgery can be conducted on him till his condition stabilises. Sarabjit has been put on ventilator and doctors at the Jinnah Hospital are trying to stabilise him....