Superstar Salman Khan,who had launched an online petition last year seeking the release of Sarabjit,today condoled the death of the Indian prisoner.
49-year-old Sarabjit,who was brutally attacked in a high-security Lahore jail by fellow inmates on Friday,breathed his last in a Pakistani hospital after being comatose for nearly a week.
Salman Khan,47,posted on Twitter.
Freedom at last hope they give him to his fly. v all tried,guess nt hard enough. may god give his family strength n his soul rest in peace
— Salman Khan (@BeingSalmanKhan) May 2,2013
Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt also mourned Sarabjit Singh’s death on Twitter.
#Sarabjit Singh’s death has pushed the Indo- Pak relationship to the brink. The Pak civil society needs to push their govt to act humanly!
— Mahesh Bhatt (@MaheshNBhatt) May 2,2013
Sarabjit Singh was convicted of alleged involvement in a string of bomb attacks in Pakistan’s Punjab province that killed 14 people in 1990 and spent about 22 years in Pakistani prisons.