A video has gone viral which shows the New PM of Canada Justin Trudeau doing bhangra. The video has been viewed well over a million times and still being very rapidly shared. The Liberal Party of Justin Trudeau took 184 seats while the conservative party took 99 and NDP with just 44.
With the spectacular win of Liberal Party in the federal elections, five turbaned Sikh MPs and five South Asian women have made a historic entry into Canadian parliament.
With Reporting by Gurpreet Singh of HT
They are among 15 South Asian Liberal MPs elected in the 42nd parliamentary election.
Among the turbaned Sikh MPs are Navdeep Singh Bains and Raj Grewal from Ontario. Bains has served as MP in the past. Likewise, two turbaned Sikh MPs Harjit Singh Sajjan and Randeep Singh Sarai have been elected from BC. In Alberta Darshan Singh Kang was elected, while the first turbaned Sikh minister in the previous Conservative government Tim Uppal has been defeated by Amarjit Sohi of the Liberal Party. Uppal was also from Alberta which is considered as Conservative hotbed.