Surjit Singh Chhokar's brave mum speaks out for the first time of grief as justice is finally done
SURJIT Singh Chhokar’s mum yesterday spoke publicly about her family grief for the first time.
Gurdev, 73, said she was glad her husband Darshan, who passed away in November, at least lived long enough to know that a new trial was in the offing under double jeopardy law changes.
But she added: “My husband died wanting peace and justice and he never saw it. He suffered so much through the whole process, crying to the last minute.”
Gurdev said she believes her family has changed the criminal justice system in Scotland forever.
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