SC slams ‘drama’ over Rajoana’s execution

The Supreme Court on Thursday slammed the Centre and the Punjab govt for politicising and delaying the execution of Balwant Singh Rajoana, convicted in the assassination of former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh.

Punjab shuts down to protest Rajoana’s execution

Nearly 60,000 Punjab police personnel and 15 companies of para-military forces have been deployed to avoid any untoward incident ahead of Rajoana’s execution.