Stating that the killing of Sarabjit Singh in Pakistan jail was in clear breach of `Taskent Declaration`, a PIL filed in Gujarat High Court has sought a direction to the Centre.
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.
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday said all promises made by his government to the family of Sarabjit Singh would be fulfilled.
Tariq Mehmood, a police official at Lahore`s Kot Lakhpat police station, said they have added a murder clause to the police complaint.
A Pakistani medical board completed autopsy on the body of Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh, who died early today after being comatose for almost a week following an attack by other prisoners at a Lahore jail.
Salman Khan, who had launched an online petition asking for Sarabjit Singh`s freedom in 2012, Thursday mourned the death of the Indian death row prisoner in Pakistan.
Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, in a statement, said that Sarabjit Singh would be given a state-level funeral after his body is brought here. He expressed anguish over the death of Sarabjit.
Regretting Sarabjit’s death, the PM said that the perpetrators of attack on Sarabjit must be brought to justice.
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