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Attack on African nationals: Sushma Swaraj speaks to HM, LG

Both Singh and Jung have assured assured that culprits will be nabbed soon, she says

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Publish Date: May 29 2016 12:37PM | Updated Date: May 29 2016 12:37PM

Attack on African nationals: Sushma Swaraj speaks to HM, LG

 In the middle of fresh cases of assault on African nationals and outrage by envoys of African nations  over killing of a Congolese youth, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj spoke to Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Sunday to ensure security of the community and stern action against those found guilty.

 
Government has also decided to transport the Congolese national's mortal remains to his country.
 
The minister said both Singh and Jung assured her that the culprits will be nabbed soon.
 
"I have spoken to Shri Rajnath Singh ji and Lt Governor Delhi reg attack on African nationals in South Delhi yesterday”, she tweeted.
 
"They assured me that the culprits will be arrested soon and sensitization campaign will be launched in areas where African nationals reside," Swaraj added.
 
In another tweet, the minister said, "I have asked Gen V K Singh, MoS and Secretary Amar Sinha to meet# African students who have announce demonstration at Jantar Mantar,".
 
African students are planning demonstrations at Jantar Mantar on Tuesday seeking action against the culprit.