India envoy says Canada must take action to restore reputation

India’s envoy to Ottawa—High Commissioner Sanjay Kumar Verma—has asserted that Canada will need to restore its reputation as a good place to study for Indian students. Speaking to the Montreal Council on Foreign Relations, Verma lamented the issues with exploitation in Canada and pointed out cases where several international students had died in Canada. “When [Indian students] are duped by unethical … educational outlets, that creates quite a sensation in India,” stated Verma. Verma discussed how he has encouraged Indian students to share the challenges they face in Canada and how they overcame these challenges, adding that the videos created by these students have gone viral on social media, reaching many Indian parents.

City News (CP)