Sikh Welfare Society Malaysia (SWSM) top leadership was little changed for the next two years after its elections on Sunday.
Tarlochan Singh Dhaliwal retained the president position after defeating Dr Jaspall Singh. Out-going vice president Parveen Kaur and out-going secretary Charanbir Singh Aujla won the same posts unopposed.
For the treasurer, retired policeman Santokh Singh defeated out-going treasurer Aman Singh Dhillon. Assistant secretary post was won unopposed by Jaspreet Kaur Gill, daughter of SWSM’s founding member the late Dr Keshminder Singh.
For the assistant treasurer position, Ravindar Singh Gill, who is the Gurdwara Sahib Petaling Jaya (GSPJ) treasurer, beat Hardev Kaur, who is the secretary at Gurdwara Sahib Tatt Khalsa Diwan Malaysia.
The newly elected committee members are Sukhdev Singh Kailay, Hardip Kaur Dhillon, Tara Singh Gill and Surindar Kaur.
The society’s new corporate members are Gurdwara Sahib Main Duab, Gurdwara Sahib Tatt Khalsa, Gurdwara Sahib High Street, GSPJ and Sant Sohan Singh Ji Memorial Society Melaka.
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