raised up Bidhu Jha to meet the special needs of the people in the district of
Equip Bidhu with power and strength to persist with the tasks to meet his
constituents’ needs at all levels and to do so in a godly fashion to honour your
name. Equip his family, friends, colleagues and officials to support him in the expected decisions and tasks ahead. We pray this
in Christ’s name. Amen.
Bidhu Jha, a Winnipeg resident since 1970, was elected as Radisson’s NDP MLA in 2003, 2007 and 2011. He has been legislative assistant to the premier and minister of Energy, Science and Technology and was recently appointed as Manitoba’s special envoy for international trade. Bidhu participates in several legislative committees on such issues as public accounts and finances, Crown corporations, social services, justice, and community economic development.
He has also received the prestigious Asia Pacific Award of Entrepreneurship from the Asper School of Business (University of Manitoba) and an honourable distinguished community service award by ICHHA, an organization set up to serve humanity. Bidhu is a published poet and writer of short stories and articles. A tireless worker in uniting Canada’s diverse communities, Bidhu is a strong voice for equal rights for all.