Sikh shot at in US by man who shouted: Go back to your country
About this incident
A 39-year-old Sikh man was shot outside his home in Kent, Washington, in the US by a partially-masked gunman who reportedly shouted “go back to your own country”.
The incident is the latest in a series of attacks on members of the Indian community in apparent hate crimes.
Other instances of Hate crimes
The worst was the killing of engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla in Kansas by a 51-year-old US Navy veteran Adam Purinton, who yelled at him to “get out of my country,‘’ in February.
In another incident, a video showed an African-American man intimidating an Indian-American woman in a New York subway and telling her to go back to “her country”.