NEW YORK: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday known as on India to cooperate with an investigation into the homicide of a Sikh separatist chief in British Columbia and mentioned Canada wouldn’t launch its proof.
Trudeau mentioned on Monday that Ottawa had credible allegations linking Indian authorities brokers to the homicide of Hardeep Singh Nijjar in June, prompting an indignant response from New Delhi. Nijjar, 45, was a Canadian citizen.
“We’re not trying to provoke or trigger issues. However we’re unequivocal across the significance of the rule of regulation and unequivocal concerning the significance of defending Canadians,” Trudeau informed a information convention in New York on the sidelines of the United Nations Common Meeting.
“That is why we name upon the federal government of India to work with us to ascertain processes to find and to uncover the reality of the matter.”
Trudeau sidestepped a number of questions on when Canada may launch the proof it had, saying merely that the choice to share the allegations had not been made evenly.
“As a rustic with a robust and unbiased justice system, we enable these justice processes to unfold themselves with the utmost integrity,” he mentioned.