An Indian-American engineer was shot dead and his friend seriously injured in Olathe city in Kansas in United states. This incident took place in a bar when Adam Purinton quarrelled with Srinivas Kuchibhotla and his friend Alok Madasani.
According to local police, the accused Adam Purinton argued with them and racially abused and also shot at them indiscriminately, which led to Srinivas Kuchibhotla spot dead and Alok seriously injured.
Kuchibhotla has studied B. Tech from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad and has a master’s degree from the University of Texas-El Paso. Both of them have been working on H1B visas. Police detained the accused Adam Purinton.
Foreign affairs minister Sushma Swaraj condemned the incident and extended all help to the deceased family. Meanwhile, Alok was admitted in a private hospital and his condition is stated to be out of danger.