The Labour party has selected Sunny Kaushal as its candidate for the Pakuranga Constituency in East Auckland.
Mr Kaushal would be the “First candidate of Indian origin in New Zealand” to contest a parliamentary electorate for Labour Party, says a party media release.
Labour Party President Moira Coatsworth said, “Labour is committed to ensuring that its candidates are representative of the diverse cultures in New Zealand and Sunny Kaushal with his multilingual and cosmopolitan background is an important part of this”.
Mr. Kaushal said, “I am excited to be the electorate candidate for Labour party in the Pakuranga constituency. I will promote and advance Labour party policies among the people”.