[Amnesty International] EXECUTION OF BALWANT SINGH WOULD BE A STEP BACK FOR INDIA

The execution of Balwant Singh Rajoana must be halted and an official moratorium on capital punishment established in India, Amnesty International said in an open letter to the country’s Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

Balwant Singh’s execution is scheduled for 31 March 2012, in Punjab state.

Read the whole press release here.

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