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Kot Lakhpat Jail

Nawaz Sharif denied assistant, has to maintain jail room himself

It is reported that Nawaz Sharif is not even permitted to step outside his barracks within the prison - for security reasons. 

Jan 03, 2019, 10:11 AM IST

Ousted Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif shifted to Kot Lakhpat jail in Lahore, given 'better class' facilities

Sharif, 69, was sentenced to seven years of rigorous imprisonment in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills graft case but was acquitted in the Flagship Investments reference by Islamabad-based Accountability Court on Monday.

Dec 25, 2018, 16:54 PM IST

Pakistan executes rapist of 7-year-old Zainab Ansari in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail

Imran Ali had confessed to raping nine girls, including Zainab Ansari.

Oct 17, 2018, 07:13 AM IST

'Over 400 Indians lodged in Pakistani jails till July'15'

Over 400 Indians, of whom 355 are fishermen and five women, are lodged in Pakistani jails, according to a new list released today in the public domain.

Jun 23, 2016, 18:30 PM IST

13 Indians died in Pakistan jails since 2013, India calls for thorough investigation

Indian government has sought a ‘thorough investigation’ in the deaths of the 13 Indians who have died in Pakistani jails since 2013.

May 04, 2016, 19:42 PM IST

Kirpal Singh, Indian prisoner who died in Pakistan jail, cremated in hometown

Kirpal Singh, the Indian prisoner who died in a Pakistani's Kot Lakhpat Jail on April 11 under mysterious circumstances, was cremated in his hometown in Mustafabad on Wednesday

Apr 20, 2016, 11:03 AM IST

'Both Sarabjit and Kirpal were killed in Pakistan as part of a conspiracy'

The Kin of Indian prisoner Kirpal Singh, who dies in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail under mysterious circumstances, have said that he and Sarabjit Singh, another Indian national, were killed in Pakistan as part of a conspiracy.

Apr 20, 2016, 08:53 AM IST

Kirpal Singh's body back in India, doctors say some internal organs missing

Indian doctors on Tuesday ruled out any foul play in the death of Indian prisoner Kirpal Singh, who died in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail last week.

Apr 19, 2016, 18:48 PM IST

Indian prisoner Kirpal Singh's family alleges torture in Pak jail, demands fresh post-mortem

The family members of Kirpal Singh, the Indian prisoner who died under mysterious circumstances in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail, have complained about the alleged inhuman treatment meted out to him in Pakistan and demanded a fresh post-mortem in India.

Apr 19, 2016, 15:47 PM IST

Mortal remains of Indian prisoner Kirpal Singh to arrive in India today

The mortal remains of Kirpal Singh, the Indian prisoner who died under mysterious circumstances in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail, will be handed over to India on Tuesday, according to sources.

Apr 19, 2016, 09:01 AM IST

Body of Indian prisoner, who died in Pak jail, to be brought back to India

Body of Kirpal Singh, the Indian prisoner, who died in Pakistan's Kot Lakhpat jail in Lahore will be brought back to India tomorrow.

Apr 18, 2016, 18:55 PM IST

Indian prisoner's death in Pakistan: Kirpal Singh's kin to meet PM Modi, Swaraj today

Two days after the mysterious death of Indian national Kirpal Singh in a Pakistani jail, his family members and Sarabjit Singh's sister Dalbir Kaur will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and External Affair Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi today. 

Apr 13, 2016, 13:28 PM IST

Kirpal Singh knew truth behind Sarabjit's death in Pakistan jail: Dalbir Kaur

Dalbi Kaur, the sister of alleged Indian spy Sarabjit Singh, who died at Pakistan's Kot Lakhpat jail three years back, on Monday met Jagir Kaur, sister of another Indian convict Kirpal Singh, who died under similar circumstances at Pakistan jail on Sunday.

Apr 13, 2016, 09:19 AM IST

Kirpal Singh's family wants his body back from Pakistan for last rites

The family of Kirpal Singh, an Indian prisoner who has died at the Kot Lakhpat Jail in Pakistan, has urged the authorities to send his body home for last rites.

Apr 12, 2016, 16:05 PM IST

Indian prisoner Kirpal Singh murdered at Pakistan jail, alleges Sarabjit's sister

Kirpal Singh, an Indian national imprisoned in Pakistan's Kot Lakhpat jail, died on Monday under mysterious circumstances.

Apr 12, 2016, 09:32 AM IST

Pak SC grants bail to woman charged with committing blasphemy

 In a rare relief, Pakistan's Supreme Court has granted bail to a woman jailed for over three years for allegedly committing blasphemy.

Oct 16, 2015, 12:58 PM IST

11 murder convicts hanged in Pakistan

Eleven murder convicts were today hanged in jails across Pakistan, two days before a temporary ban on executions begins during the holy month of Ramadan.

Jun 16, 2015, 17:13 PM IST

Pakistan hangs four death row prisoners

 Pakistan today hanged four prisoners, a day after a record 17 convicts were executed following the reversal of the country's self-imposed moratorium on the death penalty in December.

Apr 22, 2015, 15:23 PM IST

Pakistan hangs two convicts

 Two death row convicts were hanged on Tuesday in Pakistan`s Punjab province, a media report said.

Apr 07, 2015, 10:30 AM IST

Pak security agencies foil terrorists' plan to attack jail

 Pakistan's security agencies have foiled a plan of militants to attack Kot Lakhpat Jail where at least 50 death row terrorists including five dreaded one are lodged and arrested two women and a man linked with the plot.

Dec 26, 2014, 13:56 PM IST