STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Sarabjit made a fall guy, says sister

Published: 30th April 2013 08:34 AM  |   Last Updated: 30th April 2013 08:34 AM   |  A+A-

Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh’s sister Dalbir Kaur, who has been demanding that her brother be brought back for treatment, was highly critical of Pakistan’s refusal to send him back.

“Sarabjit is being made a scapegoat because of political compulsions in Pakistan,” she told media representatives in Lahore.Meanwhile, a Pakistani lawyer has reportedly filed a petition before the Supreme Court to send Sarabjit to the United Kingdom for medical treatment.In another development, former judges A S Gill and M A Khan of the joint judicial committee, currently in Pakistan on a scheduled visit, have asked for access to Sarabjit.In Delhi, the BJP said the government should have acted well ahead of time to put pressure on Pakistan for extra security to Sarabjit, after receiving threats.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

IPL_2020
flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp