SIKH BEING ATTACKED AGAIN IN NEW YORK
A young man accused of pulling the beard of a Sikh professor in an attack . calling called the professor “Osama” and a “terrorist” has been arrested and charged with a hate crime, New York City . this incidence is just a node to the chain of anti sikh attacks in US. Christian Morales (20) was charged with aggravated harassment in connection with September’s attack on Columbia University professor Prabhjot Singh, who suffered a broken jaw.
Mr. Singh (31) was walking home with a friend when he was approached by a group of 12 to 15 young men. They are calling him “OSAMA “ and “TERRORIST” . THEY STARTED BEATING Mr. singh and pulled his beard . Mr. Singh did not return a message seeking comment on Saturday.
Morales was in custody and It was unclear if he had an attorney. Detectives from the hate crimes task force are investigating the case. Mr. Singh co-authored a 2012 op-ed in The New York Times blaming the US government of failing to accurately analyse the extent of anti-Sikh violence in response to the August 2012 shooting at a Sikh temple in Milwaukee that left six people and the white supremacist gunman dead.. the racists attack on sikh are increasing there and some confusion between Muslims and Sikhs . but reports said that this is just a excuse for the accused ones .