March 11, 2016

Member Associations and Delegates

2019-20

1.   ACT Telangana Association – Shanti Swarup Reddy (Vice President) and Ramesh Kyla    –   Website

2.   Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra  – Joe Bailey

3.   Australian Tamil Cultural Society of ACT  –  Pal Muthiah and Ravi Krishnamurthy (Public Officer) –   Website   Facebook

4.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra  – Chandana De and Rakesh Roy  –  Website    Facebook

5.   Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand  –  Rattesh Gumber (AusIndia Fair Coordinator) and Sanjay Pandey  –    Website     Facebook       Google+

6.   Canberra Hindu Mandir Inc – Raju Reddy (Community Services) and Krishna Nadimpalli  –   Website     Facebook

7.   Canberra Jain Mandal  – Deepali Jain (Women’s Representative) and Ashok Jain

8.   Canberra Malayalee Association – Shaji Karattiyattil and Roshan Menon (Secretary)   –   Website    Facebook

9.   Canberra Punjabi Sports and Cultural Association Inc  –  Sunita Dhindsa (President) and  Surjit Kang    –  Facebook

10.  Canberra Sikh Association  –  Ranjit Singh Kang and Ramanpreet Singh  –  Website

11.  Gujarati Samaj of ACT –  Jay Patel and Hardik Dakwala –  Website

12.  India Australia Multicultural Sports Association  –  Sanjay Sharma  and Gagandeep

13.  Indian Australian Association of Health and Well-being  –  Venkata Rama Vemuri (Treasurer) and Chittibabu Divi

14.  Indian Senior Citizens Association  –  Subhash Jalota and Kanti Jinna  –   Website    Facebook

15.  Indian Students Association  –  Rahul Ravi (Youth Representative), Sneha Ravindra and Rahul Ravindranathan  –  Facebook     Twitter

16.  Initiatives for Women in Needs  –  Madhumita Iyengar  –   Website     Facebook

17.  Integrated Cultures ACT Inc  –  Aarthy and Vasanthi Subramaniam –   Website

18.  Karnataka Association of Canberra  –  Venkatesh Bidarkal and Bhuvan Kumar  –   Website     Facebook   Google+    Instagram

19.  Mandir School of Music  –  Ragini Santhanam  –   Website   Facebook

20.  Mehak Punjab Di Radio  –  Shahira Shaji (Entertainment and Cultural Coordinator) and Amardeep Singh  –   Facebook

21.  Navya Andhra Telugu Association (NATA)  –  Prasad Tipirneni and Prasad Yarlagadda –  Website    Facebook

22.  Oriya Association (OriOz)  –  Pankaj Das and Pravati Panigrahi  –  Website

23.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia  –  Lakhan Sharma and Reshma Jhunjhunwala (Community Coordinator)  –  Website     Facebook

24.  Rajdhani Marathi Mandal Canberra  –  Sandhesh Shelar  and Atur Desai  –   Website     Facebook     Google+

25.  Sprintz  –  Benedict Cherian and Georgi Pullat –   Facebook

26.  Telugu Association of Canberra  –  Narsimha Rao Kolanu and Sree Prasad  –   Website    Facebook

2018-19

1.   ACT Telangana Association – Shanthi Reddy and Ramesh Kyla    –   Website

2.   Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra  – Joe Bailey

3.   Australian Tamil Cultural Society of ACT – Pal Muthiah and Ravi Krishnamurthy  –   Website   Facebook

4.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra  – Chandana De and Rakesh Roy  –  Website    Facebook

5.   Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand  –  Rattesh Gumber and Sanjay Pandey  –    Website     Facebook       Google+

6.   Canberra Hindu Mandir Inc – Krishna Nadimpalli (President) and Anita Kandukuri  –   Website     Facebook

7.   Canberra Jain Mandal  – Deepali Jain and Ashok Jain

8.   Canberra Malayalee Association – Shaji Karattiyattil and Roshan Menon (Secretary)   –   Website    Facebook

9.   Canberra Punjabi Sports and Cultural Association Inc  –  Harjinder Dhindasa and  Surjit Kang (Vice President)   –  Facebook

10.  Canberra Sikh Association – Ranjit Singh Kang and Ramanpreet Singh  –  Website

11.  Gujarati Samaj of ACT –  Jay Patel and Hardik Dakwala –  Website

12.  India Australia Multicultural Sports Association  –  Sanjay Sharma  and Gagandeep

13.  Indian Australian Association of Health and Well-being  –  Manohar Vemuri (Cultural Coordinator) and Chittibabu Divi

14.  Indian Senior Citizens Association  –  Subhash Jalota and Kanti Jinna  –   Website    Facebook

15.  Indian Students Association  –  Aishwarya Venkat (Youth Representative), Sneha Ravindra and Rahul Ravindranathan  –  Facebook     Twitter

16.  Initiatives for Women in Needs  –  Madhumita Iyengar  –   Website     Facebook

17.  Integrated Cultures ACT Inc  –  Aarthy (Women Representative) and Vasanthi Subramaniam –   Website

18.  Karnataka Association of Canberra  –  Venkatesh Bidarkal and Bhuvan Kumar  –   Website     Facebook   Google+    Instagram

19.  Mandir School of Music  –  Ragini Santhanam  –   Website   Facebook

20.  Mehak Punjab Di Radio  –  Amardeep Singh and Taranjot Singh –   Facebook

21.  Navya Andhra Telugu Association (NATA)  –  Prasad Tipirneni and Prasad Yarlagadda –  Website    Facebook

22.  Oriya Association (OriOz)  –  Pankaj Das and Pravati Panigrahi  –  Website

23.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia  –  Lakhan Sharma and Reshma Jhunjhunwala (Community Coordinator)  –  Website     Facebook

24.  Rajdhani Marathi Mandal Canberra  –  Sandhesh Shelar  and Atur Desai  –   Website     Facebook     Google+

25.  Sprintz  –  Benedict Cherian and Georgi Pullat –   Facebook

26.  Telugu Association of Canberra  –  Narsimha Rao Kolanu and Sree Prasad  –   Website    Facebook

Updated on 30 November 2018

2017-18

1.   ACT Telangana Association – Shanthi Reddy and Ramesh Kyla    –   Website

2.   Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra  – Joe Bailey

3.   Australian Tamil Cultural Society of ACT – Pal Muthiah and Ravi Krishnamurthy  –   Website   Facebook

4.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra  – Apratim Chakrabarti and  Ajit Banerjee  –  Website    Facebook

5.   Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand  –  Rattesh Gumber (Vice President) and Sanjay Pandey  –    Website     Facebook       Google+

6.   Canberra Hindu Mandir Inc – Krishna Nadimpalli (President) and Ramesh Kandukuri  –   Website     Facebook

7.   Canberra Jain Mandal  – Ashok Jain and Praveen Jain

8.   Canberra Malayalee Association – Anoop Kumar Muringodil and Ajith Kumar Perakathu   –   Website    Facebook

9.   Canberra Punjabi Sports and Cultural Association Inc  –  Sunita Dhindasa (Secretary) and  Surjit Kang   –  Facebook

10.  Canberra Sikh Association – Jasbir Singh and Balinder Singh Khillan  –  Website

11.  Gujarati Samaj of ACT –  Prakash Mehta and Hena Rawal (Coordinator for Community Services) –  Website

12.  Indian Australian Association of Health and Well-being  –  Chittibabu Divi

13.  Indian Senior Citizens Association  –  Subhash Jalota and Kanti Jinna  –   Website    Facebook

14.  Indian Students Association  –  Rushikesh Nivalkar and Subhra Biswal  –  Facebook     Twitter

15.  Initiatives for Women in Needs  –  Madhumita Iyengar  –   Website     Facebook

16.  Integrated Cultures ACT Inc  –  Arvind Gupta and Tara Kashyap (Youth Representative)  –   Website

17.  Karnataka Association of Canberra  –  Venkatesh Bidarkal and Shashi Samprathi  –   Website     Facebook   Google+    Instagram

18.  Mandir School of Music  –  Ragini Santhanam and Senthil Shanmugam  –   Website   Facebook

19.  Mehak Punjab Di Radio  –  Sukhraj Singh and Sameer Sekhon  –   Facebook

20.  Oriya Association (OriOz)  –  Pankaj Das (Coordinator for Cultural Programs) and Sekhar Mahapatra   –  Website

21.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia  –  Lakhan Sharma (Public Officer)  –  Website     Facebook

22.  Rajdhani Marathi Mandal Canberra  –  Ajay Limaye  and Sheetal Nesarika  –   Website     Facebook     Google+

23.  Sprintz  –  Shaji Karattiyattil (Treasurer) and Benedict Cherian  –   Facebook

24.  Telugu Association of Canberra  –  Radhika Komalla (Women Representative) and Narsimha Rao Kolanu   –   Website    Facebook

Recently inducted members

25.  India Australia Multicultural Sports Association  –  Sanjay Sharma  and Gagandeep

26.  Navya Andhra Telugu Association (NATA)  –  Prasad Tipirneni  – Website    Facebook

2016-17

1.   ACT Telangana Association – Shanthi Reddy and Ramesh Kyla (Coordinator for Cultural Programs)     Website

2.   Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra – Joe Bailey

3.   Australian Tamil Cultural Society of ACT – Pal Muthiah and Ravi Krish   Website   Facebook

4.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra – Apratim Chakrabarti and  Ajit Banerjee   Website    Facebook

5.   Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand –  Sanjay Pandey (Public Officer) and Sushant Goel    Website     Facebook       Google+

6.   Canberra Hindu Mandir Inc – Punitha Arunagiriranjan and Anitha Kandukuri   Website     Facebook

7.   Canberra Jain Mandal – Praveen Jain  and Deepali Jain

8.   Canberra Malayalee Association – Anoop Kumar Muringodil and Shaji Karattiyattil (Treasurer)  –   Website    Facebook

9.   Canberra Punjabi Sports and Cultural Association Inc – Harjinder Dhindasa and Sumandeep Dhillon (Representative for Youths)   Facebook

10.  Canberra Sikh Association – Amardeep Singh (President) and Jasbir Singh Gidda   Website

11.  EKTA – Indian Subcontinent Students’ Association –  Akash Maheshwari    Website    Facebook

12.  Gujarati Samaj of ACT – Jay Patel   Website

13.  Indian Australian Association of Health and Well-being –  Chittibabu Divi (Secretary)

14.  Indian Senior Citizens Association  –  Subhash Jalota and Kanti Jinna    Website    Facebook

15.  Indian Students Association  –  Rushikesh Nivalkar and Subhra Biswal   Facebook     Twitter

16.  Initiatives for Women in Needs  –  Madhumita Iyengar (Women Representative)    Website     Facebook

17.  Integrated Cultures ACT Inc – Jayanti Gupta and Kamala Smith   Website

18.  Karnataka Association of Canberra –  Venkatesh Bidarkal (Coordinator for Community Services) and Sujith Mysore    Website

19.  Mandir School of Music – Ragini Santhanam and Santhanam Srinivasan    Website   Facebook

20.  Mehak Punjab Di –  Manpreet Kaur and Sameer Sekhon   Facebook

21.  Oriya Association (OriOz) – Pankaj Das and Sekhar Mahapatra    Website

22.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia and New Zealand – Lakhan Sharma    Website     Facebook

23.  Rajdhani Marathi Mandal Canberra – Shubhada Shukla and Suraj Suvarna    Website     Facebook     Google+

24.  South Indian Fine Arts Society – Mahesh Scaria (Vice President)

25.  Sprintz  –  Shaji Karattiyattil (Treasurer) and Benedict Cherian   Facebook

26.  Telugu Association of Canberra – Krishna Nadimpalli and Sree Prasad     Website    Facebook

27.  The Canberra Multicultural Artists Association (CMCAA) Inc – Terry Hunjon     Website

2015-16

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1.   ACT Telangana Association – Swayam Prakash and Sateesh Gade  Website

2.   Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra – Joe Bailey

3.   Australian Tamil Society of ACT – Pal Muthiah and Ravi Krish Facebook

4.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra – Debashish Raha (Treasurer) and  Ajit Banerjee   Website    Facebook

5.   Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand –  Sanjay Pandey  Website    Facebook

6.   Canberra Hindu Mandir Inc – Punitha Arunagiriranjan    Website   Facebook

7.   Canberra Jain Mandal – Ashok Jain

8.   Canberra Malayalee Association – Jimmy Varghese and Joseph Perumal  –   Website   Facebook

9.   Canberra Punjabi Sports and Cultural Association Inc – Harjinder Dhindasa and Sumandeep Dhillon (Representative for Youths)

10.  Canberra Sikh Association – Amardeep Singh (President) and Jasdeep Randhawa   Website

11.  EKTA – Indian Subcontinent Students’ Association –  Akash Maheshwari   Website   Facebook

12.  Gujarati Samaj of ACT – Prakash Mehta   Website

13.  Indian Australian Association of Health and Well-being –  Chittibabu Divi (Secretary)

14.  Indian Senior Citizens Association  –  Subhash Jalota and Kanti Jinna    Website    Facebook

15.  Initiatives for Women in Needs  –  Madhumita Iyengar (Women Representative)   Website    Facebook

16.  Integrated Cultures ACT Inc – Jayanti Gupta (Coordinator for Community Services)   Website

17.  Karnataka Association of Canberra –  Venkat B and Sujith Mysore (Public Officer)  Website

18.  Mandir School of Music – Ragini Santhanam and Janyanam Srinivasan

19.  Oriya Association (OriOz) – Pankaj Das   Website

20.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia and New Zealand – Lakhan Sharma (Vice President)   Website  Facebook

21.  Rajdhani Marathi Mandal Canberra – Yogesh Mule    Website    Facebook    Google+

22.  South Indian Fine Arts Society – Mahesh Scaria

23.  Telugu Association of Canberra – Krishna Nadimpalli and Sree Prasad (Coordinator for Cultural Programs)  Website   Facebook

24.  The Canberra Multicultural Artists Association (CMCAA) Inc – Terry Hunjon  Website

2014-15

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1.   Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra – Joe Bailey

2.   Australian Tamil Society of ACT – Pal Muthiah

3.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra – Debashish Raha and  Ajit Banerjee   Website   Facebook

4.   Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand –  Sanjay Pandey  Website    Facebook

5.   Canberra Hindu Mandir Inc – Punitha Arunagiriranjan  Website   Facebook

6.   Canberra Jain Mandal – Ashok Jain

7.   Canberra Malayalee Association – Mahesh Scaria  (Treasurer)  –  Website

8.   Canberra Punjabi Sports and Cultural Association Inc

9.   Canberra Sikh Association – Taranjot Singh (Public Officer) and Jasdeep Randhawa   Website

10.  EKTA – Indian Subcontinent Students’ Association –  Akash Maheshwari   Website   Facebook

11.  Gujarati Samaj of ACT – Prakash Mehta   Website

12.  Indian Australian Association of Health and Well-being –  Chittibabu Divi

13.  Initiatives for Women in Needs  –  Madhumita Iyengar

14.  Integrated Cultures ACT Inc – Jayanti Gupta

15.  Karnataka Association of Canberra –  Sujith Mysore (Secretary)  Website

16.  Mandir School of Music – Ragini Santhanam   Website

17.  Oriya Association (OriOz) – Pankaj Das   Website

18.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia and New Zealand – Lakhan Sharma (Vice President)   Website  Facebook

19.  South Indian Fine Arts Society – Mahesh Scaria

20.  Telugu Association of Canberra – Krishna Nadimpalli (President)   Website   Facebook

21.  The Canberra Multicultural Artists Association (CMCAA) Inc – Terry Hunjon  Website

Pending:  Canberra Telangana Association – Swayam Prakash

2013-14

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1.   Assamese Community – Akash Saikia

2.   Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra – Joe Bailey

3.   Australian Tamil Society of ACT – Pal Muthiah

4.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra – Rana Ganguly and  Tapas Biswas   Website   Facebook

5.   Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand –  Sanjay Pandey  Website    Facebook

6.   Canberra Malayalee Association – Mahesh Scaria  (Treasurer)  –  Website

7.   Canberra Sikh Association – Dr Indar Pal Singh Kang & Amardeep Singh (President)   Website

8.   Gujarati Samaj of ACT – Jigar Gosai   Website

9.    Indian Senior Citizens Association of ACT Inc – Subhash Jalota   Website    Facebook

10.  Integrated Cultures ACT Inc – Jayanti Gupta (Past President)

11.  Karnataka Association of Canberra –  Sujith Mysore  Website

12.  Oriya Association (OriOz) – Pankaj Das   Website

13.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia and New Zealand – Lakhan Sharma   Website  Facebook

14.  The Canberra Multicultural Artists Association (CMCAA) Inc – Terry Hunjon  Website

15.  Telugu Association of Canberra – Krishna Nadimpalli (Secretary)   Website   Facebook

16.  EKTA – Indian Subcontinent Students’ Association –  Akash Maheshwari   Website   Facebook

17.  Canberra Jain Mandal – Ashok Jain

18.  Integrated Sports Network  –  Chakradhar Ravinuthala

19.  Initiatives for Women in Needs  –  Madhumita Iyengar

20.  Indian Australian Association of Health and Well-being –  Chittibabu Divi

2012-13

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1.   Assamese Community – Akash Saikia

2.   Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra – Joe Bailey

3.   Australian Tamil Society of ACT – Pal Muthiah (Public Officer & Coordinator of Community Services)

4.   Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra – Tapas Biswas   Website   Facebook

5.   Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand – Amish Chaturvedi (Vice President)   Website   Facebook

6.   Canberra Malayalee Association – Mahesh Scaria – Website

7.   Canberra Sikh Association – Dr Indar Pal Singh Kang; Alternate delegate: Baljit Kaur Nahl    Website

8.   Canberra Telugu Vaani and Samithi – Laxman Prasad; Alternate Delegate: Rao Adiraja

9.   Diwali Mela Inc – Krishan Aggarwal   Website

10.  Gujarati Samaj of ACT – Jigar Gosai   Website

11.  India Australia Association Canberra (IAAC) – Raj Satija   Website

12.  Canberra India Business Council – Deepak-Raj Gupta   Website

13.  Indian Senior Citizens Association of ACT Inc – Subhash Jalota   Website     Facebook

14.  Integrated Cultures ACT Inc – Jayanti Gupta (President)

15.  Karnataka Association of Canberra – Sujith Mysore (Cultural Coordinator) Website

16.  Oriya Association (OriOz) – Pankaj Das Website

17.  Rajasthan Sabha of Australia and New Zealand – Lakhan Sharma   Website    Facebook

18.  South Indian Fine Arts Association (SIFAA) – Gopal Krishnan    Facebook

19.  The Canberra Multicultural Artists Association (CMCAA) Inc – Chander Dhawan (Treasurer)

20.  Telugu Association of Canberra – Chakradhar Ravinuthala (Secretary)   Website    Facebook

21.  EKTA – Indian Subcontinent Students’ Association- Shivendra Sharma   Website    Facebook

22.  Canberra Jain Mandal – Ashok Jain

2011-12

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1. Assamese Community  –  Akash Saikia

2. Australian Anglo Indian Association of Canberra – Joe Bailey

3. Australian Tamil Society of ACT – Pal Muthiah (Coordinator  of Community Services)

4. Bengali Cultural Association of Canberra – Ajit Banerjee  WebsiteFacebook

5. Bihar Jharkhand Sabha of Australia and New Zealand – Amish Chaturvedi (Secretary)  Website Facebook

6. Canberra Malayalee Association – Jacob Tharakan Vadakkedathu (President) –   Website

7. Canberra Sikh Association – Dr Indar Pal Singh Kang;  Alternate delegate: Baljit Kaur Nahl

8. Canberra Telugu Vaani and Samithi – Laxman Prasad; Alternate Delegate: Rao Adiraja

9. Diwali Mela Inc – Krishan Aggarwal  Website

10. Gujarati Samaj of ACT – Niraj Mehta  Website

11. India Australia Association Canberra (IAAC) – Raj Satija  Website

12. Canberra India Business Council – Deepak-Raj Gupta  Website

13. Indian Senior Citizens Association of ACT Inc – Subhash Jalota   Website Facebook

14. Integrated Cultures ACT Inc – Jayanti Gupta (Vice President)

15. Karnataka Association of Canberra – Raja Nagaraja   Website

16. Oriya Association (OriOz) – Pankaj Das  Website

17. Rajasthan Sabha of Australia and New Zealand – Lakhan Sharma   Website Facebook

18. South Indian Fine Arts Association (SIFAA) – Gopal Krishnan (Coordinator for Social & Cultural Program)  Facebook

19. The Canberra Multicultural Artists Association (CMCAA) Inc – Chander Dhawan  (Treasurer)

20. Telugu Association of Canberra – Chakradhar Ravinuthala    Website Facebook

21. EKTA – Indian Subcontinent Students’ Association- Shivendra Sharma  (Student Representative)  Website Facebook


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