Tributes have poured in for a “trailblazing” Sikh sheriff’s delegate in the US after he was slaughtered on obligation.
Specialists said Sandeep Dhaliwal passed on in the wake of being shot from behind during a traffic stop in Texas on Friday. A man has been captured and accused of homicide. The intention isn’t known.
Delegate Dhaliwal impacted the world forever as the principal Sikh to turn into a sheriff’s representative in Texas’ Harris County.
He likewise got authorization to wear his turban and facial hair while on watch.
“He wore a turban, he spoke to his locale with respectability, regard and pride,” Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said.
The Harris County sheriff said Deputy Dhaliwal “was a legend, he was a regarded individual from the network and he was a pioneer”.
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Officials shared photos and recordings of a “network drove” candlelight vigil hung on Saturday to respect the sheriff’s appointee. Numerous occupants likewise shared tributes to him via web-based networking media.