120 years marked

Lautoka Girmit Centre students Asmita Ram (left) with Akrati Dutt and Isha Nadan at the commemoration event marking 102 years since the arrival of the last Girmitiyas onboard Sutlej V. Picture: SHAYAL DEVI

IT is important for descendants of the girmitiya to maintain a connection to their past, says Local Government Minister Parveen Kumar. He made the comment while speaking at a commemoration event in Lautoka marking 102 years since the arrival of over 800 girmitiya on board the vessel Sutlej V. Mr Kumar said similar programs had […]

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