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Jaspal Atwal


Jaspal Atwal travelled to India on valid visa: MEA

March 09, 2018 8:31 pm

There are well established procedures for grant of visa to foreign travellers which have been followed in this case as well, said External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar.

Jaspal Atwal apologises for embarrassing Canadian PM Justin Trudeau in India

March 09, 2018 8:28 pm

Atwal said he has "nothing but regret and remorse" for his role in the 1986 attack on Malkiat Singh Sidhu, adding he is no longer a supporter of the Sikh independence movement.

Indian-origin Canada MP quits as chair of Pacific Caucus over Jaspal Atwal invite

February 28, 2018 7:20 pm

Randeep Sarai had invited Jaspal Atwal - a Sikh convicted of attempting to assassinate an Indian minister in 1986 - to attend a reception at the residence of Canadian High Commissioner Nadir Patel in New Delhi.

Understanding India’s ‘blacklist’: What it is, who are included in it

February 26, 2018 1:21 am

Unpacking the issues behind the controversy over the presence of Canadian Jaspal Atwal in India.

Jaspal Atwal reformed, off blacklist, engaging with govt for 3 years, say sources

February 24, 2018 9:01 am

Jaspal Atwal was in India as part of the government’s new approach to engage with such elements, who have not indulged in any separatist and extremist activities in recent years, sources said.

Khalistan activist Jaspal Atwal with Justin Trudeaus leaves Canada, India red-faced

February 23, 2018 7:13 am

Justin Trudeau in India: Jaspal Atwal, a former member of the International Sikh Youth Federation (ISYF), was convicted of attempted murder after then Punjab minister Malkiat Singh Sidhu was shot on Vancouver Island in 1986.