In this exclusive report from Sangat TV Ken Livingstone (Ex-Mayor of London) speaks on his opposition to the death penalty and in the strongest terms the need to commute the death sentance handed out to Bhai Balwant singh Rajoana. He sent a clear message by saying – “On his death WE CAN BUILD NO FUTURE – by granting hime life YOU CAN SHOW TO THE WHOLE WORLD WE CAN BRING TO AN END DIVISIONS”.
The MP for Hayes and Harlington – John McDonnell said “STOP the hanging and stop the murder of Bhai Balwant singh Rajoana”.
Richard Barnes (The Deputy Mayor of London) expresses his support by stating this act is simply due to POLITICAL EXPEDIENCY.
This was recorded by Gurmail Singh Malhi with Sangat Team during the Vaisakhi Nagar Kirtan in Southall on 25 March 2005.Tags: 1984, Balwant Richard Barnes, Beant, Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana, Deputy Mayor of London, Execution, Hanging, Hayes and Harlington, Human Rights, John mcdonnell, Ken, Ken Livingstone, Livingstone, London, Mayor, Mayor of London, Mayoral Election, mcdonnell, Mela, MP, Murder, Nagar Kirtan, rajoana, Sangat, Sangat Televsion, Sangat Trust, Sangat TV, Sikh, Sikh Dharam, Sikhi, Sikhism, Singh, SKY 847, Southall, Vaisakhi