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India condemns vandalisation of Gandhi statue in Canada

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Express News Service

NEW DELHI: India has strongly condemned the vandalisation of a statue of Mahatma Gandhi on the Burnaby campus of Simon Fraser University in Canada’s British Columbia province.

“We strongly condemn the heinous crime of vandalising the statute of harbinger of peace Mahatma Gandhiji, Simon Fraser University (SFU) Burnaby campus. The Canadian authorities are urged to investigate the matter urgently and bring the perpetrators to justice swiftly,” the Consulate General of India in Vancouver mentioned on Tuesday.

A number of weeks again one other occasion of vandalism was reported close to City Hall in Hamilton city.

The High Commission in Ottawa mentioned it is deeply anguished by this hate crime that seeks to terrorize the Indian neighborhood. It had additionally mentioned India approached the Canadian authorities to research and guarantee perpetrators are dropped at justice swiftly.

“We are deeply anguished by this hate crime that seeks to terrorize the Indian community. It has led to increased concern and insecurity in the Indian community here. We have approached the Canadian government to investigate and ensure perpetrators are brought to justice swiftly,” the excessive fee mentioned.

There has been an upsurge in cases of vandalism both of temples, diplomatic missions or statues throughout not simply Canada however even within the UK, the US and Australia. India has raised sturdy objections to the identical with the respective governments.

NEW DELHI: India has strongly condemned the vandalisation of a statue of Mahatma Gandhi on the Burnaby campus of Simon Fraser University in Canada’s British Columbia province.

“We strongly condemn the heinous crime of vandalising the statute of harbinger of peace Mahatma Gandhiji, Simon Fraser University (SFU) Burnaby campus. The Canadian authorities are urged to investigate the matter urgently and bring the perpetrators to justice swiftly,” the Consulate General of India in Vancouver mentioned on Tuesday.

A number of weeks again one other occasion of vandalism was reported close to City Hall in Hamilton city.googletag.cmd.push(perform() googletag.show(‘div-gpt-ad-8052921-2’); );

The High Commission in Ottawa mentioned it is deeply anguished by this hate crime that seeks to terrorize the Indian neighborhood. It had additionally mentioned India approached the Canadian authorities to research and guarantee perpetrators are dropped at justice swiftly.

“We are deeply anguished by this hate crime that seeks to terrorize the Indian community. It has led to increased concern and insecurity in the Indian community here. We have approached the Canadian government to investigate and ensure perpetrators are brought to justice swiftly,” the excessive fee mentioned.

There has been an upsurge in cases of vandalism both of temples, diplomatic missions or statues throughout not simply Canada however even within the UK, the US and Australia. India has raised sturdy objections to the identical with the respective governments.