Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has jokingly said that he has more Sikh ministers in his cabinet than his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau with Sikh community hindustantimes
He was addressing the students at the American University during his US visit this week.
Canadian PM Trudeau poses for photos at the Gurdwara Sahib Ottawa Sikh Society in Ottawa news.yahoo
After coming to power in Novembers last year, the 44-year-old included four ministers of the Indian origin. Out of them three are Sikhs.
At present, PM Modi have two ministers of Sikh origin – Maneka Gandhi, who is a Sikh by birth and Harsimrat Kaur Badal.
At present, the Indian-origin minister in Canada cabinet are:
Harjit Sajjan: Defence Minister
Harjit Sajjan thestar
Bardish Chagger: Minister of Small Business and Tourism
Bardish Chagger ic.gc
Amarjeet Sohi: Minister of Infrastructure and Communities
Amarjeet Sohi edmontonjournal
Navdeep Bains: Minister of Innovation, science and economic development
Navdeep Bains ctvnews