Punjabis are the people who are found in every part of the world, Canada is that one country which welcomes Punjabis with open arms. Their rituals and culture are appreciated a lot by Canadians, but do you know Punjabis have also won the British Columbia Elections.
8 out of 22 Punjabis have won the British Columbia Elections. All of them belong to “New Democratic Party”, currently the party is in a ruling state and has also secured 55 seats in the 87 member house.
Harry Bains is elected for Labour Minister, he won the election from Surrey-Newton by defeating “Liberal Party’s” Paul Boporai.
Raj Chouhan is chosen for Deputy Speaker, he won the Elections from Burnaby-Edmonds, he defeated the former Lok Sabha’s Deputy Speaker’s daughter Tript Atwal and “Liberal Party’s” Charanjit Singh Atwal.
Jagrup Brar continued his Surrey-Fleetwood seat. He is elected for Parliamentary Secretary.
Rachna Singh daughter of Punjabi Writer Dr Raghbir Singh a former student of Panjab University, defeated the “Liberal Party’s” Dilraj Atwal and has been re-elected for Surrey-Green Timbers.
Ravi Kahlon continues the Delta North Seat.
Aman Singh won Elections for Richmond Queensborough.
Jinny Sims won the Surrey-Panorama elections.
Nikki Sharma has won from Vancouver-Hastings Elections.
It happens very rarely that any migrated citizen win the Elections in the respective country. It is a moment of pride for Punjabis. No matter wherever Punjabis live they know how to win the hearts of people.