Names of top Sikh militants
deleted from blacklist
Chandigarh, May 13
Top idealogues of the Khalistan movement in Punjab in the eighties are among 117 persons taken off the blacklist of the Union Home Ministry. Among them are Ganga Singh Dhillon, Ripudaman Singh Malik and Inderjit Singh Reyat, who stood trial in the Kanishka blast case, and president of the International Sikh Students Federation, Satinder Pal Singh Gill.
Others to benefit from the review is the family of top Babbar leader Talwinder Singh Parmar besides several militant leaders like Satnam Singh Babbar, Daya Singh, Ranjit Singh, alias Neeta, Lakhbir Singh Rode, and Mehal Singh, alias Atma, alias Bhai alias Bhatt, alias Jat. The Tribune has the complete list of 142 names that have been deleted from the blacklist. These include 25 names that were deleted in November last.
Interestingly,the names of Paramjit Singh Panjwar, alias ...