NCAIA MEETING SET A MARK FOR COMMUNITY
Maryland (Raj Gogna)The National Council of Asian Indian Association, known as NCAIA Inc., held a meeting yesterday at the Jewel of India restaurant, Silver spring, Maryland. Newly elected members of the Executive Committee of the organization were introduced. They were Debang Saha, Arundhati Goswami ,Baljinder ( Shami)Singh) and Dr. Sam Mukherjee. Future plans for the organization were discussed. It was strongly felt that besides giving receptions and celebrating holidays the NCAIA, Inc. should be more involved in public service activities. One of the success story from the last year was giving information about issues relating to Passport, visa and immigration. Mr. Sarbjot SinghKohli, a well- respected man in the community and the chair of the Gurudwara Association was unanimously elected coordinator for the next function the organization will hold.
For some of the members who attended the meeting it was their very first meeting at NCAIA,Inc. For the benefit of the newcomers, all the members introduced themselves to the gathering. The meeting was presided by Pavan Bezwada, the president. Dr. G.S.Gill, on behalf of the organization, thanked everybody for attending the meeting on a busy working day.