Indian National Overseas Congress (I) USA organized a mega event IN Richmond Hill attended by hundreds of NRIs hailing from Punjab and Haryana. The general secretary of Haryana chapter AMAR SINGH GULSHAN hosted the event as the Master of ceremonies.
The function began with launching of the Chalo Punjab campaign with release of a uniquely designed 2017 Calender with photo of CAPT. AMARINDER SINGH, President Punjab Pardesh Congress Committee. AICC Chairman Dr. Karan Singh had assigned the task of organizing NRI support for PUNJAB elections to veteran INOC leader Shudh Parkash Singh who is currently serving as National Chairman of INOC USA. It was announced at the function by Shudh PARKASH Singh that the Chalo Punjab Campaign committee will be headed by INOC PUNJAB
Chapter President GURMIT Singh Gill. In their address both Singh & Gill urged all Punjabis to unitedly support CAPT AMARINDER Singh and help save PUNJAB. They announced there will be plane load of Punjabis going to PUNJAB to campaign for congress party. LAVIKA BHAGAT SINGH, NATIONAL PRESIDENT OF INOC dubbed it as “Chalo Punjab – Dobara” noting Shudh JI had led a big Chalo Punjab Jatha in last elections also.
CHARAN SINGH Prempura was inaugurated as the new President of the Haryana Chapter at this gala dinner reception.
He was the founding President of Haryana Chapter back in 2001. He is chosen by INOC executive Committee to lead the chapter again. Following the tradition of the congress party, the outgoing President Mr. SHER Singh MADRA very graciously passed the baton on to the new President.
In his incredible speech he thanked his team for working with him for past 2 years. He also expressed his admiration for leadership of Shudh Parkash Singh. Mr. MADRA has been promoted to the position of the Chairman of the Haryana Chapter.
Guest of Honor New York State Assemblyman Honorable David Weprin presented a proclamation to Charan Singh and delivered keynote address at the function. Guest of Honor Hon. KISHORE KUNCHAM honored the new office bearers of the Haryana Chapter by presenting them the shawls. SHUDH PARKASH SINGH announced the appointment of Charan Singh Prempura as the new President by handing over the congratulatory letter from Honorable Dr. Karan Singh to Charan Singh. The senior INOC leaders PHUMAN SINGH, RAVI CHOPRA and GURMIT GILL presented plaques to Charan Singh and SHER MADRA.
The grand event was attended by many INOC leaders like National Vice President Kalathil Varughese, National General Secy. Rajender Dichpally, National Treasurer Vineet NAGPAL, Rev. Varghese Pres Kerala Chapter and many other leaders.
Pappi Badesha President of New York Punjab Chapter addressed the gathering.
Charan Singh Prempura in his acceptance speech thanked Shudh Parkash Singh, GURMIT Gill and Dr. Karan Singh JI. He promised to work hard and expand the Haryana Chapter nationwide.