Pannun Murder Plot: India-U.S Ties Teflon-Coated Despite Nikhil Gupta Row; Lesson For Canada
After Canadian PM Justin Trudeau accused India of being involved in a plot to kill Khalistani terrorist Hardeep Singh Nijjar, now the U.S. has charged an Indian official for conspiring to assassinate Gurpatwant Singh Pannun. The document regarding prosecution of prime accused Nikhil Gupta has also broiled down in clear terms the involvement of an Indian Intelligence employee in plotting the murder of ‘US citizen of Indian origin. India has expressed concern and ordered a probe and also added that it is against the government’s policy. So will this impact India-US bilateral ties? How is this case different from the charges leveled by Canadian PM Justin Trudeau? Watch the latest episode of Point Blank with Shishir Gupta for all the details.