Washington, Oct 13 (PTI): Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi has been introduced with the Dalip Singh Saund Award for political management in recognition of his “exemplary dedication to advancing the pursuits of Asian-American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) communities in Congress.
The ‘Poliical Leadrship Award’ was introduced to Krishnamoorthi by Asian American Unity Coalition (AAUC) at an occasion just lately. Saund was the primary Sikh, Indian-American to be elected to the Congress.
“I’m grateful to the Asian-American Unity Coalition for this honour and for its continued management in bringing collectively Asian-Individuals of all backgrounds to construct a extra inclusive nation,” Krishnamoorthi stated in an announcement on Thursday.
“As we work to broaden the promise of the “American Dream” to each American neighborhood, I’m honoured to affix my colleagues in carrying on the instance of Congressman Saund,” he stated.
The AAUC, which is a coalition that encompasses dozens of nonprofit organisations and lifelong members, embodies the wealthy tapestry of Asian-American and Native Hawaiian-Pacific Islander (AANHPI) communities, together with Indian, Chinese language, Filipino, Japanese, and Polynesian Individuals, amongst others.
With its mission to advocate for and uplift these various communities, the AAUC stands as a unifying drive devoted to addressing the distinctive wants and challenges confronted by AANHPI people and organisations throughout the US, the media launch stated. PTI LKJ SKY SKY SKY
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