San Francisco: A fundraiser to support the relatives of the four Indian – origin Sikhs killed in the US has raised over $ 300,000. The Sikh family of four, 8 – month – old Aroohi Dheri, her 27 – year old mother Jasleen Kaur, her 36 – year – old father Jas deep Singh, and her 39 – year – old uncle Amandeep Singh were kidnapped and killed by a former employee of their trucking company last week.
A GoFundMe fundraiser is collecting funds for the Singhs ‘ extended family and has raised $ 300,000. Jaspreet Kaur, Amandeep’s widow, said her husband and his brother had been in the US for 18 years and supported not only their families in California but also their elderly parents back in India.
” This is the story of our shared American dream gone wrong . ” ” she wrote. The funds would go towards helping Aroohi’s grandparents and the family of Amandeep Singh, his wife Jaspreet Kaur, and their two kids, both under the age of 10. The family, originally from Harris Pind in Hoshiarpur, Punjab, was kidnapped at a business in Merced County, California, on October 3.