Aricle by: Daljeet Bakshi and Sunaina Sharma
The Hon’ble Russell Wortley MLC, President of the Legislative Council, hosted a reception for Bandichor diwas and Gurpurab in South Australia parliament. This reception was well attended by Hon Dana Wortley ( member for Torrens) , Hon Zoe Bettinson, ( Minister for multicultural affairs) , Hon Michael Atkinson ( Speaker of Parliament), representatives from South Australia Gurudwara committees, other cultural and association representatives and members of public from punjabi community. Monika Budhiraja Kumar ( Liaison officer),managed preparations and functioning of this reception.
The Hon’ble Russel Wortley & Dana Wortley in their welcome address extended warm greetings for Gurpurab and Bandichor diwas with reference of Sikh faith & historical significance of these celebrations.