SAMAA CELEBRATED JAHSNE BUZURG AT NOVOTEL, NORWEST...

Jun 30, 2014 by

South Asian Muslim Association of Australia (SAMAA) celebrated the annual event ofJashne Buzurg at Novotel Hotel in Baulkham Hills on Saturday 10 May 2014. Well over 200 people including several dignitaries, health experts, community leaders and a large number of SAMAA elders packed the hall to its capacity and enjoyed the evening with enthusiasm and joy. The longest serving and very famous parliamentarian Hon Philip Ruddock attended the event along with several other federal and state MPs. These included Hon Julie Owens, federal MP for Parramatta, Hon Ed Husic, the first Muslim MP in federal parliament, Hon David Elliot state MP for Baulkham Hills representing Hon Victor Dominello, NSW Minister for Communities and the first South Asian Muslim NSW MLC Dr Mehreen Faruqi. The Consul General of Pakistan Mr Abdul Aziz Uqaili and several community leaders also...

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