Mintu Sandhu

NDP candidate in the The Maples Winnipeg race.

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Letters, Sept. 14

September 14, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...In terms of diversity, the election of two black MLAs has been noted, along with a woman of Filipino ancestry, Malaya Marcelino, in Notre Dame and Mintu Sandhu in The Maples. As to gender balance, the New Democrats will have the highest percentage of female MLAs of any party in the legislature. So perhaps...

More women, more people of colour but fewer Indigenous MLAs in Manitoba legislature

September 12, 2019

CBC Manitoba - ...Filipino MLA Jon Reyes was re-elected in Waverley (previously the St. Norbert riding). The election of NDP candidates Diljeet Brar (Burrows) and Mintu Sandhu (The Maples) means there will be two Indo-Canadians at the legislative assembly, compared to one in 2016. The Liberals do not have any Indigenous...

Meet the 13 rookie MLAs elected in Manitoba

September 11, 2019

CTV - ...with several making history on Tuesday’s election night. Meet the politicians set to serve Manitobans for the next four years: The Maples: Mintu Sandhu (NDP) While The Maples remains an NDP riding, it will be represented by a fresh face to Manitoba Legislature -- Mintu Sandhu. Sandhu has lived in...

Après le 10 septembre, une assemblée plus diversifiée | Élections Manitoba 2019

September 11, 2019

Ici Radio Canada / CBC Francais - ... Le NPD a fait élire le groupe d’élus le plus diversifié de son histoire. Il compte ainsi 2 Indo-Canadiens (Diljeet Brar dans Burrows et Mintu Sandhu dans The Maples), une députée de la commnauté philippine (Malaya Marcelino dans Notre Dame) et 5 Autochtones (Wab Kinew dans Fort Rouge, Ian...

Kinew leadership to ‘begin fresh’ with 11 new MLAs

September 11, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...Liberals in a 2019 byelection, while Saran sat as an independent. Saran did not seek re-election, but the NDP still won the Maples on Tuesday, with Mintu Sandhu emerging the victor. As the election neared, four NDP MLAs announced they would not run: Rob Altemeyer (Wolseley), Andrew Swan (Minto), James Allum...

Meet the rookies: Manitobans elect 13 new MLAs

September 11, 2019

CBC Manitoba - ...on the NDP website. He also volunteers with Innocence Canada, formerly called the Association in Defence of the Wrongfully Convicted. The Maples: Mintu Sandhu (NDP) Mintu Sandhu won in The Maples for the NDP. (Travis Golby/CBC) The NDP have again secured The Maples. Voters in the northwest Winnipeg...

Tight-race roundup: Results of Manitoba’s battleground constituencies

September 10, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...sector, Gordon brings plenty of experience to the table as she transitions to an elected role. Read Full Story NDP’s Sandhu wins in The Maples Mintu Sandhu, beside now-former NDP MLA Ted Marcelino, gives a victory speech Posted: 10/09/2019 10:51 PM NDP candidate Mintu Sandhu will be the new MLA for...

Too many signs and no incumbents: A look at 2 of the most diverse ridings in Manitoba

September 9, 2019

CBC Manitoba - ...July. "They think that was their facility," he said. "We are unable to use it because of the decisions by the present government." NDP candidates Mintu Sandhu (The Maples), Ted Marcelino (Tyndall Park) and Diljeet Brar (Burrows) discuss the campaign at the NDP's northwest Winnipeg headquarters. (Walther...

Sandhu worries about ‘reckless decisions’

September 3, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - Mintu Sandhu set down roots in The Maples after immigrating to Canada from India in 1989 and has never left. Mintu Sandhu set down roots in The Maples after immigrating to Canada from India in 1989 and has never left. Now, 30 years later, the Maples Collegiate grad is running as the NDP MLA candidate for The...