Bhopal-Delhi bike rally for Sarabjit’s release

April 20th, 2008 - 10:06 pm ICT by admin  

A file-photo of Pratibha Patil

Bhopal, April 20 (IANS) A motorcycle rally, comprising riders of all communities, was flagged off from here Sunday for Delhi to appeal to President Pratibha Patil to press with Pakistani government for the release of Sarabjit Singh, who is languishing in jail for past 18 years in that country. The Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee chairman, Gyani Dilip Singh, flagged off the rally after an all-religion prayer meeting held at a gurdwara here for Sarabjit, who is facing the gallows in Pakistan.

The delegates would meet the president April 24 to present their appeal.

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