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The US says it has thwarted a plot to kill an American citizen in New York

 

The US has said it has thwarted a suspected plot to kill an American citizen in New York who is advocating for a separatist Sikh state, the BBC reports.

Nikhil Gupta, an Indian national, was accused of hiring hitmen. He was allegedly instructed by an Indian government employee, according to the indictment.