CA Sikhs Organize Sept. 11 Memorial Event

September 1, 2003

Source: Daily Republic (Fairfield-Suisun City, CA)

On September 1, 2003 the Daily Republic reported, "As the two-year anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks nears, the local Sikh community is inviting all residents to join them for a night of peace." The Punjabi-American Cultural Association's Punjabi Heritage Festival will feature free dinners and cultural exhibitions. Attendance is projected at 1,000 people. "'The night is dedicated to the victims and heroes of the Sept. 11 and to celebrate the cultural diversity of this great nation,' said Gurpreet Dhugga, a coordinator of the event."