A Bhutanese Canadian has been voted among the top 25 migrants of Canada, results released on Wednesday said.
Tika Adhikari has been voted to the top 25 from among 75 shortlisted candidates.
According to organisers, the top 25 migrants people’s choice award recognises inspirational immigrants who have come to Canada, achieved success and made a positive difference living here.
“The selected 25 immigrants will inspire and motivate all immigrants as they establish their new life and home in Canada.”
Tikaram Adhikari is social worker and teacher. He migrated to Winnipeg, Manitoba, in 2002.
Also honoured with Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal in recognition of his contribution to community services in 2012, Adhikari currently serves as the chair of the Nepali Cultural Society in Winnipeg and Punya Foundation.