New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has spoken to India ambassador in the US Navtej S Sarna in the wake reports of killing of a Sikh man in a suspected hate crime in that country.
“I have spoken to our Ambassador Mr.Navtej S.Sarna @IndianEmbassyUS. We are committed to help and protect all Indian citizens abroad,” she tweeted.
— Sushma Swaraj (@SushmaSwaraj) May 7, 2017
Her response came hours after Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh brought the incident of the killing of the Sikh man to Ms Swaraj’s notice.
“@SushmaSwaraj Another Sikh youth killed in suspected hate crime in US, seek your help to protect Sikhs living abroad (sic),” Mr Singh tweeted.
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