Message of Condolences

The Commonwealth of MA Asian American Commission wishes to express our deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and loved ones of Mr. Srinivas Kuchibhotla, who was killed in a shooting incident on February 23, 2017 in Olathe, Kansas, and also to the family and loved ones of Mr. Harnish Patel, who was fatally shot outside his home on March 3, 2017 in Lancaster, South Carolina.

We also wish to pass on a message of hope and recovery to Mr. Alok Madasani and his family and loved ones, as well as to Mr. Ian Grillot, both of whom were injured in the shooting incident in Olathe, Kansas. Our best wishes to Mr. Deep Rai, 39, who was also injured in a separate shooting incident outside his home in Kent, Washington on March 4, 2017.

The Commonwealth of MA Asian American Commission is committed to supporting and advocating on behalf of ‎our AAPI (Asian American and Pacific Islander) community members, and is dedicated to creating an environment of tolerance, equality, and acceptance for all AAPIs.