#CBC: “Jaspal Atwal charged with uttering threats ” #Toronto #Montreal #Calgary #Ottawa #Canada
He was charged in British Columbia with one depend of uttering threats to trigger demise or bodily hurt in an alleged incident that’s stated to have occurred on April 23, in response to paperwork filed in a Surrey, B.C., court docket.
Court paperwork present bail was paid three days later, and Atwal is scheduled to seem in court docket on May 24.
Atwal, a Canadian of Indian descent, was beforehand convicted of tried homicide for making an attempt to assassinate Indian cupboard minister Malkiat Singh Sidhu whereas he was visiting Vancouver Island in 1986.
During Justin Trudeau’s go to to India, Atwal turned up at an official occasion and acquired an invite to a different on the Canadian High Commission in Delhi.
Photos of Atwal posing with a Liberal cupboard minister and Trudeau’s spouse, Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, at an Indian movie trade occasion in Mumbai have been despatched to media retailers, together with the CBC, touching off a public relations firestorm for the Trudeau authorities that continued within the House of Commons for weeks.
Note: “Previously Published on: 2018-05-12 14:57:20, as ‘Jaspal Atwal charged with uttering threats