London, Jan 7 (ANI): The Asian Industry Forum has advised its
members, press and governments in the South Asian and ASEAN regions to
avoid new investments in the UK due to the increasing number of attacks
against people of Asian origin in the UK.
They have also advised
governments to instruct Asian students not to enroll in British
universities as the racism, unemployment and alcoholism among the local
White population has led to an increasing victimisation of seemingly
well to do Asian students and businessmen.
In addition to the recent shocking and tragic murder of highly
qualified Indian student, Anuj Bidve from Pune, there have been attacks
on Indian businessmen, Chinese and Malaysian students and executives.
was pointed out by the forum that very few white members of the local
population even bothered to sympathise with the parents of the Indian
student when they visited UK.
A christian student of nursing from
Kerala was badly beaten up in East London by some white thugs recently
and the police refused to take his complaint saying it was a civil
The Forum, a leading hub for businesses has suggested
that the United States of America is a far more civilised and cultured
place for students and businesses from Asia as it has always taken
special care of Asian students almost all of whom are not only warmly
received at universities but respected for their knowledge and
The Forum president Mr. Chandramouli said, that
old colonial powers like Britain learnt to change the deep seated
arrogance and evil of racism in their countries rather than try to
trumpet their false, newly manufactured Duchesses and princesses and
royalty all over the world in such an irritating and childish fashion as
if these are more interesting to foreigners than safety and courtesy on
their streets. (ANI)