NEW YORK CITY (TIP): The New York City Council celebrated Diwali, as usual, this year on November 15. On the occasion, some Indian Americans were recognized and honored for their services to the community. One of them was Harish Thakkar who is a well-known community activist.
Harish Thakkar is honored. Seen in the picture below, from L to R: Assemblyman David Weprin, Council Member Barry Grodenchik, Harish Thakkar, Democratic Queens District Leader Dr. Neeta Jain, Council Member Rory Lancman and Councilman Peter Koo