Royal Mail apologises to British Sikh for racist slur
December 6, 2017
Britain's Royal Mail has apologised to an elderly Sikh living in Wolverhampton, a city in central England, for a racist comment made by one of its postmen in October.
London:British Postal Service, Royal Mail has offered an apology after its employee passed a racist remarks on a sikh man in Wolverhampton. "Quick! Run! He has a bomb!" the Royal Mail postman said to his colleague, as S. Karnail Singh put his rucksack down, to grab his water bottle. After witnessing the incident Sun Kaur of an NGO, UNITED SIKHS sent a direct message to Royal Mail on twitter , describing the incident and how the behaviour of the postman mistaking Karnail Singh as a terrorist wa
Royal Mail apologises after postman allegedly makes racist comments
December 6, 2017
Karnail Singh, a Sikh man from Wolverhampton has been allegedly racially targeted by a Royal Mail postman. "Quick! Run! He has a bomb!" said the Royal Mail postman, to his colleague, as Mr Karnail Singh put his rucksack down, to grab his water bottle, reported UNITED SIKHS.
"We must end this senseless violence," said Congressman Ro Khanna, Democrat Congressman from 17th district California. In a statement, UNITED SIKHS condemned the "senseless act" of terror. Its volunteers have teamed with Gurdwaras, where shelter, hot meals (langar) and other assistance is being offered to all who may need it. Sikh taxi drivers are volunteering to drive people to their destinations safely, it said.
AMRITSAR: Sikhs in United States have begun a nationwide movement for getting the community counted separately as 'Sikhs' in the upcoming US census. The movement launched by NGO United Sikhs will have several events ahead of 2020 US census to pressurise US government to print 'Sikhs' on the census form .