Under their organization, Doctor for Beggars, Dr. Abhijit Sonawane and his wife Dr. Manisha Sonawane treat individuals that do not have financial means for medical treatments.
What stands unique to this year’s elections is a mayoral candidate, of South Asian descent, presenting a serious challenge to be the first South Asian mayor that Metro Vancouver has seen – four-term City Councillor, Tom Gill.
The humble recipient of over 25 awards around the world has bigger dreams for those he’s helping.
Heartbroken after seeing the Versova beach near his house filled with garbage and all kinds of trash, Afroz decided to take matters into his own hands – literally. He along with a senior neighbour started picking up garbage from the beach everyday.
Satyarthi realized child labour was a violation of fundamental human rights and so he decided to begin the fight himself. The fight was against the mafia and organized criminals.