Hardeep Singh Nijjar is wanted in New Delhi and is accused of secessionist organizations and leaders living abroad of funding and supporting Punjab’s independence movement was shot dead outside a worship place in Canada
Hardeep Singh Nijjar Was Shot Dead In Canada
Hardeep Singh Nijja 46 years old from Jalandhar district in India’s northern state of Punjab was known as the leader of the Khalistan Tiger Force, was allegedly killed by two unknown men outside the premises of the Sikh temple, known as a gurdwara, police said.
Daily News reported that Nijja was gunned down by two attackers in his vehicle as he was leaving the Guru Nanak Sikh temple in Surrey, B.C., on Sunday night.
Nijja’s body was discovered inside a vehicle in Surrey, British Columbia.
Hardeep Singh Nijja Is Wanted In India
Nijja is one of India’s most wanted “terrorists” by New Delhi, which offered a cash reward of $12,203 for his arrest.
Hardeep Singh Nijja is responsible for killing a Hindu priest in his hometown. Moreover, Nijja has also been accused of conspiring to create an atmosphere of fear and lawlessness and inciting people to rebel against the Indian government during the year-long farmers’ agitation against controversial farm laws in 2020.
He was also associated with Sikhs for Justice, a banned separatist organization in India.