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An association of Indians settled within the has protested against the appointment of Bhishma Kumar Agnihotri as India’s ambassador at large to the US, state the move has ‘communal’ overtones.

The Indian National foreign Congress, Which is related to the Congress in India, In a letter addressed wholesale nfl jerseys
to ceo K R Narayanan, Said Indians in the US generally tried to project their native land as a secular country.

In the notification, INOC leader Surinder S Malhotra said, “It pains me to bring to your attention the scheduled time of a member of the Sangh Parivar. And the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh as ambassador Authentic Jerseys Cheap
at large for non resident Indians by government entities of India,

He questioned how such anyone could represent the secular minded Wholesale Jerseys
Indian diaspora in the US.

Agnihotri’s appointment, The INOC supposed, Is a ‘sublime message’ to NRIs to get at the Vishwa Hindu Parishad, RSS or Hindu right wing if they wished to direct the Indian embassy, Consulates and u. s,presidency.

The INOC urged Narayanan to take corrective measures at the earliest.

It alleged make fish an motive of the Bharatiya Janata Party, leading India’s ruling alliance, “Is akin to ‘saffronising’ besides Indians in their motherland, But also those living in the US,

Malhotra declared that his organisation was not opposed to the appointment of only one as ambassador at large for NRIs, But said members of the city, instead of the government, Should select anyone for the post.

“We believe such a selection should be made on the basis of the consensus among the various Indian American organisations in the US, He told the Indo Asian News help.

“We do not care if that person is a supporter of the BJP or the Congress or even any other party, But there has to be some system, Some democratic way for choice, He put.

Malhotra said INOC members would launch a mail promotion urging Narayanan to “Correct the,

The INOC is also preparing to invite all Indian American groups, the actual Federation of Indian Associations, One of the largest bodies representing the community, For a meeting in New York to go over the issue.

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