The Air India Inquiry – November 7, 2006 (Part 2 of 3)

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The Air India Inquiry – November 7, 2006 (Part 2 of 3)

Commission of Inquiry into the Investigation of the Bombing of Air India Flight 182

Witness: Terry Sheehan

Terry Sheehan (Director General of the Bureau of Immigration, Consular, and Social Affairs in the Department of External Affairs at the time of the bombing of Air India flight 182) responds to questions from Mark J. Freiman (Commission Lead Counsel), Norman Boxall (Counsel for the Air India Victims’ Families Association), Raj Anand (Counsel for Lata Pada and other victims’ families), Soma Ray-Ellis (Counsel for Air India), and Barney Brucker (Counsel for the Attorney General of Canada) about his involvement in the Air India disaster and the Canadian government’s response to the disaster. Mr. Sheehan confirms to Ms. Ray-Ellis that the Canadian government did not maintain a list of the family members to whom assistance was rendered, whether in Canada or abroad, in the wake of the disaster.