Sikhs mark Vaisakhi festival in Gravesend

Members of the Sikh community in Gravesend have held a procession to mark Vaisakhi - a spring festival which celebrates the Sikh New Year and the birth of the religion in its current form.

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Gravesend celebrates Vaisakhi

Thousands of people turned out in Gravesend to mark the Sikh festival of Vaisakhi.

We speak to some of those who joined the procession including:

Cllr Gurjit Kaur Bains, Gravesham council; Gurvinder Sandher from Kent Equality Cohesion Council; Jasbinder Biring, co-organiser and Cllr Samir Jassal, Gravesham council.


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