New York: Aftetr Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla dead, another Indian-origin businessman has been shot dead outside his home in South Carolina sources said.
On Thursday night, Harnish Patel had closed his shop at 11.24 p.m. and after 10 minutes he was shot dead outside his house in Lancaster, as per sources.
However, local officials in Lancaster did not believe that Patel’s killing was a bias crime as investigations are on.
Patel’s death comes two days after President Donald Trump had condemned as “hate and evil” the killing of Srinivas Kuchibhotla (32) in a Kansas bar.
On February 22 Kansas killing, Kuchibhotla was shot dead by a man screaming, “Get out of my country”.