Diljeet's roots trace back to Punjab, India, where he pursued his education and taught at the Punjab Agricultural University. Upon immigrating to Manitoba, he dedicated his skills to the Department of Agriculture as an extension coordinator. In 2019, he earned the honour of being elected as the MLA for Burrows and took on the role of the NDP's critic for Agriculture and Sport, Culture, and Heritage. Diljeet has played a pivotal role in raising funds for the Seven Oaks Performing Arts Center and advocating for human rights education at the University of Manitoba. His passion lies in nurturing youth leadership, and he continues to mentor emerging leaders in various capacities. In May 2022, Diljeet achieved the passage of legislation recognizing Turban Day and commemorating its significance to Sikh Manitobans.
3-350 Keewatin St, Winnipeg, R2X 2R9
Phone Number: 204-415-7621
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