(Ottawa) Hon. Deepak Obhrai was sworn-in as a Member of Canada’s 42nd Parliament on Tuesday, November 17, 2015. Mr. Obhrai took his oath on the ancient Hindu scripture book The Bhagavad Gita.
This is the 7th time Mr. Obhrai has taken oaths as a Member of Parliament, having first been elected to Parliament in 1997 from the constituency of Calgary East. In last the federal election held on October 19th 2015, Mr. Obhrai was reelected to Parliament from the newly established constituency of Calgary Forest Lawn.