Another NRI shot dead in US

INTERganAswin Patel, 58, was targeted and shot dead by two persons who reportedly wanted to rob his convenience store in Irvington, New Jersey.

Patel had settled in the US 20 years ago and worked at the convenience store attached to a fuel station. At the time of the incident the fuel station was closed for renovation, and the convenience store was working.

Patel is the 10th NRI from the Charotar, region of Gujarat to have been murdered or found dead under suspicious circumstances abroad since February this year.