Tensions between India and Canada are on the rise, leading to a deterioration in diplomatic relations. Recent actions include the indefinite suspension of visa services for Canadian citizens by India. This escalation follows the accusation by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau suggesting Indian government involvement in the murder of Khalistani terrorist Hardeep Singh Nijjar.
Escalating India-Canada Tensions As Visa Services Suspended, Diplomatic Relations Sour
In response to the accusation, Canada expelled India’s top diplomat and India summoned the Canadian High Commission in Delhi, resulting in the expulsion of a senior Canadian diplomat, further escalating the diplomatic discord.