Record number of Indian-Americans running for NYC council ions
NEW DELHI: New York City Council, the important legislative body that introduces and passes various laws relating to NYC and also approves its budget, may soon have some Indian faces and voices.
The primary ions for members of the NYC council, which will be held tomorrow (June 22), has 10 Indian American candidates in the running. The general ions will be held on November 2, 2021.
Indian-Americans Jaslin Kaur, Sanjeev dal, Harpreet Singh Toor and Mandeep Sahi are running to represent district 23; Suraj Jaswal, Shekar Krishnan and Rajesh Ranot for district 25; Amit Bagga for district 26; Japneet Singh for district 28; and Felicia Singh for district 32.
印度裔美国人Jaslin Kaur、Sanjeev dal、Harpreet Singh Toor和Mandeep Sahi将代表第23区竞选；Suraj Jaswal, Shekar Krishnan和Rajesh Ranot代表25区；Amit Bagga代表26区；Japneet Singh代表28区； Felicia Singh代表32区。
Significantly, New York City, despite being home to a large and vibrant Indian American community, has not ever ed a city council member of South Asian origin. But that could change this year. Most of the candidates are young, first or second-generation immigrants and are highlighting issues which are important for the Indian American community.
These must be Democrats, and they have made NewYork an unlivable city
这些人肯定是民 主党人，民 主党让纽约变成了一个不宜居的城市
to heck with these morons. what are they good at except racism of the highest level. ask them to interact with a perosn visiting from their own homeland, these pathetic morons start to show their arrogance useless pieces of rubbish shameless people
All of them pro pakistani and anti Hindus.
paksh farta fori pad
WHAT HAS THIS GOT TO DO WITH INDIANS, THEY R AMERICANS
India need to change Hollow Rotten Baba Black Sheep Worst constitution. This Constitution made India Backward
Some more to criticize India without knowing any facts....joining the elite band of haters..!!
Most of them have anti-India views and pander to Is mists.
Who cares ..yawn
However, how does it benefit India as a nation?
Bring co ption from east to West. Already happened in UK and now USA is the target.
why they get into a that neither reflects India values, not support India. Most Indians are Democrats, which is strange.
All the best.
Great to see this trend, American Indians making their presence felt in America.
Good to see Desis in positions on power.
If they are representing BJP, Modi will be happy to campaign for them. He can do one more foreign trip in his 9000 crore plane.
Proud of these NRIs who are making every Indian inspired to
It is so encouraging that more and more Indians are taking part in local po itics. Po itics affects our lives, therefore, all citizens of Indian origin must actively ve
Many Indians have a bad habit of assuming that Indian origins are Indian first. They are not! The Indian origins in USA mentioned in the article are American first. They are 2nd or 3rd generation Indians, born and brought up in USA mostly.
They are americans
Seriously! this is a headline news of national newspaper!!!