Hardeep Singh Nijjar
Canada says it suspects India involved in Sikh leader murder
Canada said on Monday that it was "actively pursuing credible allegations" linking Indian government agents to the murder of a Sikh separatist leader in British Columbia in June, dealing a further blow to diplomatic ties between the countries.
Hardeep Singh Nijjar, a prominent Sikh leader, was brutally murdered in British Columbia earlier this year. Canada has recently made a statement, revealing that they suspect the involvement of Indian government agents in this heinous crime. The allegations have further strained the already delicate diplomatic relations between Canada and India.
According to Canadian authorities, they are actively investigating the case and gathering evidence to support their claims. The murder of Hardeep Singh Nijjar has raised concerns about the safety of Sikh separatist leaders living abroad. The Canadian government's assertion of India's involvement has added fuel to the fire, intensifying the tensions between the two nations.
The allegations made by Canada have significant implications for the diplomatic relations between the two countries. Both Canada and India have a large Sikh population, and any actions or statements regarding Sikh separatist movements can have far-reaching consequences. It remains to be seen how this situation will unfold and whether it will impact the already complex relationship between Canada and India.