Rijiju calls up Delhi CP; seeks action on African issue

Rijiju calls up Delhi CP; seeks action on African issue

Rijiju's action came hours after he said that strictest possible action if such assaults were found to have a racial angle.

Attacks on African nationals: MOS VK Singh calls them 'minor scuffle', stokes controversy

Attacks on African nationals: MOS VK Singh calls them 'minor scuffle', stokes controversy

On one hand where External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is dealing with the cases of assault on African nationals with utmost sensitivity, Union Minister of State for External Affairs General VK Singh on the other hand stoked controversy by calling the attacks 'minor scuffle'.

Four new cases of criminal assault on African nationals reported

Amid outrage by African envoys following killing of a Congolese youth in the national capital, four cases of alleged criminal assault on African nationals in south Delhi have come to the fore.

Zero-tolerance against any kind of targeting: Govt to African envoys

Ministry of External Affairs today received a report by African envoys expressing concern over attacks on their nationals, prompting the government to assure them that there was "zero-tolerance" against targeting of any particular nationality and necessary action will taken in the matter.

AAP minister`s misbehaviour with African nationals punishable: Arvinder Singh Lovely

Delhi Congress chief Arvinder Singh Lovely on Saturday lashed out at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) workers over its misbehaving with some African girls here in South Delhi`s Khirki Extension area.