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BBC South Asia Correspondent/Presenter. Mostly on a plane, sometimes in the studio. Formerly in Washington/Westminster. TV, Digi, Radio. DMs open. Views - mine!
May 21, 2018 12 tweets 5 min read
BREAKING - The man who killed Indian engineer Srinivas Kutchibhotla and injured two others in Kansas last year has pleaded guilty to federal hate crimes. The story remains one of the most moving I've ever covered. #Olathe #Kansas. On an evening in February in 2017, two Indian engineers were having a drink at a sports bar in #Olathe, when Adam Purinton saw them. “Did you see the terrorists on the patio?” he told another patron at the bar.