Security officials guarding the border checkpoint in Thailand's Narathiwat province have been put on alert following reports that a Khalistani terrorist has fled for this country and may sneak across the southern border into Malaysia.
Canada on Tuesday assured India that it takes "threat of incitement" by radical elements "very seriously" in response to New Delhi's concerns over activities of pro-Khalistan elements as the two countries discussed ways to enhance cooperation in key areas of defence, nuclear energy and trade.
Jammu police on Tuesday said another person was nabbed along with the two alleged pro-Khalistan terrorists arrested by Punjab Police after it busted a joint terror-module of Pakistan-based militant outfits here.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear in an open court the plea of Khalistan Liberation Force terrorist Devinderpal Singh for commutation of death sentence awarded to him for the September 1993 blast to life imprisonment.
Long delay in disposing of mercy pleas by President or Governor of persons convicted under anti-terror laws or similar statutes cannot be a ground for commutation of death sentence, the Supreme Court held.
Amid a raging political debate over the issue, the Supreme Court, Monday, is likely to take up a petition challenging the rejection of mercy plea of death row convict Davinderpal Singh Bhullar by the President.