Darpan Magazine hands out Extraordinary Achievement Awards honouring South Asian excellence

More than 700 people attended the sixth annual black-tie affair in Surrey

Sangita (right) interviews Ajay Bhatt

SURREY — DARPAN Magazine hosted its sixth annual Extraordinary Achievement Awards, honouring excellence in the South Asian community.


More than 700 people attended the red-carpet event, held at Aria Banquet Hall and Convention Centre in Surrey on Friday, Sept. 18.

The black-tie affair included a fashion showcase by Vivah Collection and live entertainment by Manj Musik.

The award recipients are as follows:

Young Wonder – Aishwarya Roshan

Artistic Visionary – Cassius Khan

Industry Marvel – Wally Oppal

Advancing Philanthropy – Mamta Foundation

Community Crusader – Rob Rai

Corporate Engagement – Ratana Stephens

Breaking Barriers – Steven Purewal

Heritage Defender – Naveen Girn

Spirit of Sport – Sahil Sandhu

International Sensation – Ajay Bhatt

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