Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Darpan Awards 2019 - First Glimpses

17 Sep, 2019

This spectacular red carpet event took place at Aria Convention Centre in Surrey on September 13. With over 700 guests in attendance, this black-tie affair commenced at 6 p.m. in the backdrop of glamour and grandeur. 


These 10 South Asians, identified as leaders, who embody the spirit of community and giving back to greater Canadian society, were honoured with the prestigious Darpan Extraordinary Achievement Award. These recipients were: 


International Sensation – Dr. Sakena Yacoobi

Breaking Barriers – Jinder Mahal

Community Crusader – Steve Rai

Corporate Engagement – Balraj Mann

Artistic Visionary – Sandeep Johal

Advancing Philanthropy – Dave Mann

Spirit of Sport – Udaybir Singh Walia

Industry Marvel – Dr. Naranjan Dhalla

Heritage Defender – Shan-E-Punjab

Young Wonder – Joban Bal