Ex-prisons hangman Darshan Singh, 89, dies of Covid-19 complications

Mr Darshan Singh, who was Singapore's longest-serving prison executioner, with his granddaughter Poojaa Gill in 2017. PHOTOS: POOJAA GILL
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SINGAPORE - Former prisons hangman Darshan Singh died early on Sunday morning (Oct 31), aged 89.

Mr Singh, who was warded on Oct 16 in Yishun Community Hospital for a lung infection, died of Covid-19 complications, said his granddaughter Poojaa Gill.

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