It is our great pleasure to announce Mr. Sachit Mehra as the Lieutenant Governor of our 93rd Winter Session.
Sachit Mehra is a successful entrepreneur based in St. Norbert area who has worked tirelessly to give back to his community. Along with other members of his family, he has been an integral part of the continued success of the top rated East India Company Pub and Eatery. As the father of two sons, Mohit and Givan, Sachit and his wife Caroline were inspired to help create much needed daycare spaces at Ã‰cole Viscount Alexander. As well, Sachit has served as a director on the Kingâ€™s Park Child Care Board.
Over the past seven years, the annual charity event Sachit founded has raised over $50,000 for a number of initiatives at the Victoria General Hospital such as improvements to palliative care, minimally invasive surgery and the Miracle Garden.
In addition to giving back to his immediate community, Sachit has a passion for improving Winnipeg as a whole. He has served as the Chair of the Downtown BIZ and a member of the 2015 Grey Cup Steering Committee. Through his volunteer activities Sachit understands what is needed to develop a growing and thriving city. He was instrumental in establishing two successful locations of the Downtown Farmersâ€™ Market as well as fostering strong connections between the centralized sites and the St. Norbert Farmersâ€™ Market.
Sachit was a member of Youth Parliament of Manitoba from the 72nd session to the 76th session. During his time within the organization Sachit was also a member of cabinet. We are honoured to have Sachit Mehra as our Lieutenant Governor for the 93rd Session of YPM!