Canada has been denying visa to Indian security officers for last three years
Thursday, 27th May 2010
Visa rejections to these individuals in the past three years seem to reveal a consistent pattern. Many cases are now coming to light as those denied visas earlier thought they were the only ones given this treatment.
The Canadian High Commission is yet to get back with its observations. As of Wednesday, at least half a dozen former officials, including a member of the Armed Forces Tribunal, three (then) serving brigadiers, a retired general and a former Intelligence Bureau official, approached the media, pointing out visa rejection on grounds that their organisations were engaging in violence or subversive activities.
Publication : Hindu