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SGPC to meet Prez, to seek mercy for Rajoana

Amritsar: A delegation of Shiromani GurudwaraParbhandhak Committee (SGPC) members will soon meet President Pranab Mukherjee and urge him to decide mercy petition of condemned prisoner Balwant Singh Rajoana, convicted for the assassination of Punjab chief minister Beant Singh. SGPC President Kirpal Singh Badungar said, a seven-member delegation led by him will meet the President soon

Rajoana gets weak on 5th day of hunger strike

Patiala: Balwant Singh Rajoana, assassin of former Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh, facing gallows is on indefinite hunger strike on the fifth day in the Central jail here, against delay about his fate. As he has developed weakness, after the medical check-up, he has been shifted to the Government Rajindra Hospital in a tight security

Rajoana on hunger strike for decision on mercy plea

Patiala: Balwant Singh Rajoana, a convict on death row for the murder former Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh, has announced an indefinite hunger strike in jail here to protest the alleged failure of the Centre to take a final decision on his mercy plea. He has also accused the Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) and

Rajoana on hunger strike in Patiala Jail, seeking decision on death penalty

Patiala: After writing multiple times to the centre to take the final call on his death sentence, Balwant Singh Rajoana convict of Former CM of Punjab Beant Singh assassination case has initiated the indefinite hunger strike in Patiala jail, on Thursday. Rajoana pressing his demand to union government to take final over for the death