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Houston post office renamed after slain Sikh cop

Houston, October 6

A put up workplace in west Houston has been renamed after Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal, in a becoming tribute to the trailblazing Indian-American Sikh police officer who died after being shot a number of occasions from behind whereas on obligation within the US state of Texas in 2019.

Dhaliwal, the 42-year-old Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy and a father of three, was gunned down throughout a visitors cease on September 27. Dhaliwal made nationwide headlines in 2015 when he turned the primary police officer in Texas to serve whereas protecting his Sikh articles of religion, together with a turban and beard.

“Our fallen brother Deputy Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal was honoured by renaming a postal workplace in west Harris County in his reminiscence. We’re grateful to the Texas delegation, Harris County Commissioners Court docket, United States Postal Workplace, & the Sikh group for honouring him,” Harris County Sheriff’s Workplace mentioned in a tweet on Wednesday. — PTI

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