Lakhbir Singh Rode, Bhindranwale’s nephew, dies in Pakistan, family lives in Canada
Lakhbir Singh Rode, Bhindranwale’s nephew, dies in Pakistan
Chandigarh: Pakistan-based self-styled chief of the banned outfits KLF and International Sikh Youth Federation, Lakhbir Singh Rode, 72, has reportedly died in Pakistan following cardiac arrest.
A nephew of slain Damdami Taksal head Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, Lakhbir was accused in the 1985 bombing of the Air India jet Kanishka. A native of Rode village in Moga, Lakhbir had initially fled to Dubai, but later moved to Pakistan. However, his family had stayed in Canada.