June 2021 \ News \ Cover Story
‘Oxygen for India’ marathon fundraiser

The Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce ...

“The whole plane-load of Air Canada is filled from front to back and arriving (in India) on May 18 with all sorts of supplies. The people of India have been there for us and we will be there for them,” the Ontario Premier said, referring to India’s delivery of one million vaccine doses to Canada earlier this year. Markham city’s Frank Scarpitti, who has been to India many times and is very well respected in the Indo-Canadian community, announced to donate $10,000 to the initiative by the ICCC. The mayors of Brampton and Mississauga, the outlying cities which are home to the biggest concentration of the Indo-Canadian community in Canada, urged their residents to donate liberally to the initiative.

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