Sajjan, the Liberal Party MP for Vancouver South, said the investigation into Nijhar’s death is still ongoing.
Toronto: Canada’s Emergency Preparedness Minister Harjit Sajjan said Prime Minister Trudeau publicly blamed India for Nijhar’s killing because he knew it would be in the media.
Sajjan, the Liberal MP for Vancouver South, said the investigation into Nijhar’s death is still ongoing, but Trudeau wants to make sure Canadians get the “correct information.” He said that the decision to make it public before the completion of the investigation has been taken after discussions with the concerned agencies.
The US on Thursday said it supports Canada’s efforts to investigate allegations of India’s involvement in the killing of a Sikh separatist leader in Canada. However, the US neither confirmed nor denied that it was a country affiliated with the Five Eyes network that provided the intelligence.