According to reports by American news agencies, Gurpreet and her mother were two of five Indians who were trying to enter the country through Lukeville town, where they were dropped by “human smugglers” on Tuesday morning.
Hailing from Medak district of Telangana, Sunil was working as night auditor in hospitality industry in Atlantic City. He was leaving his home to work the overnight shift when the teen shot him and escaped with his car. The victim died on the spot.
Surjit Singh, 72 was sentenced to 11 years and three months in prison, his son, Rajeshwar Singh, 44 was sentenced to 11 years and three months in prison on counts of mail fraud, bank fraud and false statements on loan and credit applications.
Around 25 travel agents were booked by Kapurthala police on Friday following complaints regarding stranded Punjab youths in the US. The action was taken following an inquiry on the basis of complaints filed by concerned families.