Kamala Harris becomes first Indian American elected to US Senate

New York: Kamala Harris today made history by becoming the first Indian American elected to the US Senate as she defeated Democrat Loretta Sanchez in California.

“Winning of Kamala Harris is another feather on the cap for the Indian American community,” Thomas Abraham, Chairman, Global Organization of People of Indian Origin, told media.

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“Winning Senatorial seat combined with several congressional victories has made the community somewhat reach its goal of political involvement,” he added.