• Sikhs separate entity

    In a first, US census to count Sikhs as 'distinct ethnic group'

    World | September 08, 2020 10:43 IST

    Sikhs will be counted as a distinct ethnic group for the first time in US history, by the Census Bureau. This is a significant step towards establishing a separate identity away from the composite “Asian Indian” category for people from India who are broadly known as Indian-Americans.