21-years-old Banga man shot dead: The killing of Indians in foreign countries continues. Now an Indian youth was shot dead in California, USA .The 21-year-old man Dharampreet Singh of Khothran village of Banga in Punjab was shot dead by robbers at a grocery store where he worked, in Fresno city of California late on Tuesday night, local time.Deceased’s family said that Dharampreet had moved to the US in February of 2015 and stayed with his paternal grandparents who had settled there some years ago. He worked part-time at a grocery store at a petrol pump.
His parents, a sister and the rest of the family came to know about his death on Wednesday morning when his grandfather, Bhag Singh, called up. A pall of gloom descended in the village. As per reports his family was not in the condition to talk. Deceased Dharampreet was the only son of the family.His uncle said, “It may be a hate crime as we have been informed that the robbers exchanged heated arguments with Dharampreet and one of them opened fire at him before leaving the store. Police will have the post-mortem examination conducted on Thursday, and later we will decide about his cremation to be done in the US or if the body shall be brought to India.”
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