Motion introduced to prohibit caste-based discrimination


NDP MP Don Davies (Vancouver Kingsway) introduced a motion in Parliament to recognize and prohibit caste-based discrimination in Canada this week Davis unveiled the motion at a press conference on Friday. He was joined by Manoj Bhangu, who won the first case of caste discrimination at the British Columbia Human Rights Tribunal, Jyotika Jasuja, cultural events coordinator for the Chetna Association of Canada, and Jai Birdi, executive director of the Chetna Association of Canada.