Statement on Vaisakhi

Please read the following statement from Elizabeth May, MP for Saanich–Gulf Islands and Leader of the Green Party of Canada, recognising Vaisakhi:

Sikhs are gathering across Canada and around the world to celebrate Vaisakhi, which marks the first day of the month of Vaisakh as well as the Indian Solar New Year. I wish all celebrating this holy day and traditional festival of harvest a weekend filled with community, festivities and worship. Best wishes for a joyful Vaisakhi!”