UPICA Diwali Dhamaka 2016
UPICA (Uttar Pradeshies In Canada) [ Pronounce, U-Pee-Kaa ]यूपिकाare celebrated their DIWALI DHAMAKA, on Saturday, November 12th, 2016 at Pearl Banquet Hall, Mississauga. The event which was supported by many local businesses, local and main stream media. It was attended by many celebrities, personalities of South Asian and many other communities.MPP Harinder Malhi was the chief guest.
UPICA (यूपिका) DIWALI DHAMAKA reminded the celebration of Diwali in Uttar Pradesh (UP), the event had aroma of Uttar Pradesh’s entertainment with a mix of delightful dances, songs, comedy and music, accompanied by lip-smacking appetizers, and dinner. Face painting and Balloon Twisting for the kids. The event was very successful.
January, 2016 the Not-For-Profit organization, UPICA signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Government of Uttar Pradesh (UP). UPICA President & Founder, Sanjeev Malik said “The MoU focuses on assisting people from UP to seek education and employment opportunities in Canada, benefiting both countries, India and Canada, and leading to more prepared immigrants, who will be more productive in Canada as they have all the tools necessary to start their new lives. The MoU also ensures collaboration between the Government of UP and Canada through conferences and other events”.
UPICA organized various events around the year. May 2016 HASYA KAVI SAMMELAN was a very successful event at Albion Cinema in order to raise funds to help the disabled, who are in need of artificial limbs, through a special camp in June 2016 in India.