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| Updated: 24 July, 2023 11:00 am IST

US Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, representing Illinois’ 8th District, is a prominent figure in American politics.

Born in New Delhi, India, Krishnamoorthi moved to Buffalo, New York, at a young age. He pursued his education at Princeton University and Harvard Law School, acquiring degrees in mechanical engineering and law.

As a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and the Committee on Oversight and Reform, Krishnamoorthi plays a crucial role in shaping US policies.

Recently, he has voiced concerns about selective discrimination against Hinduism and highlighted the need for diversity in classrooms.

Additionally, Krishnamoorthi has condemned acts of terrorism, including the Khalistani attack on the Indian consulate in San Francisco. He strongly advocates for India to play a significant role in countering Chinese aggression.

With his appointment as the Ranking Member of a House Committee on China, Krishnamoorthi is dedicated to investigating and addressing the threats posed by Chinese behavior.

The New Indian brings you an exclusive conversation with Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, shedding light on his insights and perspectives.

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