Washington: US law makers greet Sikh Nation on Khalsa Sajana Dihara, Vaisakhi. Led by the House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan, US lawmakers from both the Republican and the Democratic parties greeted Sikhs across the world on Vaisakhi and praised their contribution to the country’s development.
“Wishing our Sikh-American neighbours and friends a happy Vaisakhi!” Ryan tweeted yesterday. Senator John Cornyn, co-chair of the Senate India Caucus, too extended his greetings. “Wishing our Sikh-American neighbours, friends and colleagues a happy Vaisakhi,” tweeted Congressman Eliot Engel. In a statement, American Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee welcomed greetings by the United Nations.