Body of Kirpal Singh, who died in Pakistan’s Kot Lakhpat jail in Lahore last Monday, will be brought back to India on Tuesday, claims report.
Family of Kirpal Singh met Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday and asked for the government’s help in bringing back the body.
The Home Minister assured the family members of Kirpal Singh of all possible help from the government, official sources said.
Kirpal Singh’s sister Jagir Kaur was accompanied by Dalbir Kaur, sister of another Indian, Sarabjit Singh who had also died in a Pakistani jail in May 2013.
54-year-old Kirpal Singh was serving a life term in Pakistan after being convicted in a 1992 bomb blast case in Faislabad.
According to Pakistan, he reportedly died of a heart attack on last Monday.