Sushma Swaraj: Killing of African youth in Delhi not a racial crime

Jun 01, 2016, 09:36 IST | Agencies

Stepping up its outreach in the wake of string of attacks against African nationals in the national capital, Centre announced a slew of measures — including a major sensitisation campaign — even as External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said the killing of a Congolese youth was not a ‘racial crime’

New Delhi: Stepping up its outreach in the wake of string of attacks against African nationals in the national capital, Centre yesterday announced a slew of measures — including a major sensitisation campaign — even as External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said the killing of a Congolese youth was not a ‘racial crime’.

Sushma Swaraj
Sushma Swaraj

Swaraj, along with her junior Minister VK Singh, Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar and other officers, met a group of African envoys and students and assured that no stone was left unturned in ensuing safety of African nationals.

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