Indian death-row prisoner Sarabjit Singh sustained serious head injuries when he was attacked by other inmates in Lahore’s Kot Lakhpat Jail on 26 April 2013. He was shifted to Jinnah Hospital where he slipped into a coma and was on ventilator support. Sarabjit Singh was allegedly attacked by two death-row prisoners. He was attacked with bricks and blades.
Sarabjit Singh is an Indian national imprisoned in Kot Lakhpat jail, Pakistan since 1990. He was convicted by the Pakistani authorities for his involvement in 1990 serial bomb blasts in Lahore and Faisalabad that killed 14 people.