August 12, 1995 in Nation/World

Suspected India Terrorist Held In Minnesota

Compiled From Wire Services

A man suspected of being India’s most wanted terrorist was arrested at a Minnesota airport and faces deportation as an illegal alien, the Immigration and Naturalization Service said Friday.

Immigration agents arrested Daya Singh Sandhu, 33, alleged leader of the militant Khalistan Liberation Force, shortly after he landed at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport on Aug. 3.

The Khalistan Liberation Force, run by members of the Sikh religion, want a Sikh state in Punjab, where they are a slight majority.

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