Hate Crimes against Indians on increase in US – Is Donald Trump watching?

Hate Crimes
Sikh attacked outside house

Are hate crimes in the US spreading against Indians? Two major incidents are noticed:

Hate crimes incident on Feb 24, 2017:

Ten days back, two 32-year old Indian Engineers Srinivas Kuchibhotla and Alok Madasani were shot down in Kansas City bar, which Srinivas died after being taken to the hospital. Ian Grillot, a white man was also injured in the attempt of saving the victims. The attack was done by Adam Purinton, a 51-year old man after saying some racial comments against the victims.

Hate crimes incident on Mar 5, 2017:

Yesterday, another 39-year old Sikh man, Deep Rai was shot down outside his house in Kent by an unknown masked man. The attacker was using the same racial comments while shooting the victim. The victim is now out of danger and the Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is constantly in touch with the victim’s family to understand and support the medical facilities extended to the victim.

There has not been even a single official statement from Donald Trump, the President of the US. Donald Trump is very active in his social media pages, but even there, no statements have been made.


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