Singapore’s Court of Appeal dismissed a last-minute legal challenge by Kalwant Singh, who was convicted in 2016 of trafficking 120.9g of diamorphine. Photo: AFP/File
Singapore’s Court of Appeal dismissed a last-minute legal challenge by Kalwant Singh, who was convicted in 2016 of trafficking 120.9g of diamorphine. Photo: AFP/File
Singapore

Singapore hangs two more men amid continued outcry over capital punishment

  • Malaysian Kalwant Singh and Singaporean Norasharee Gous were hanged on Thursday morning and their families have collected their death certificates and belongings, anti-death penalty activist Kirsten Han said
  • Singapore has defended its tough stance on drugs and retention of the death penalty, with minister K. Shanmugam saying he doesn’t have ‘any doubts’ about the policy

Singapore’s Court of Appeal dismissed a last-minute legal challenge by Kalwant Singh, who was convicted in 2016 of trafficking 120.9g of diamorphine. Photo: AFP/File
Singapore’s Court of Appeal dismissed a last-minute legal challenge by Kalwant Singh, who was convicted in 2016 of trafficking 120.9g of diamorphine. Photo: AFP/File
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