Federation of Indian Associations gets mention in congressional record

FIA vice president and event chair Himanshu Bhatia said it was a historical moment where the event has been logged in the Congressional records and thanked everyone who made the event possible.

Federation of Indian Associations gets mention in congressional record
Congressmen Raja Krishnamoorthy unveiled the record at the event. Courtesy: Jay Mandal

Federation of Indian Associations (FIA), the largest and oldest Indian American diaspora organization has reserved its name in the history of the United States Congress as the remarks made by Congressmen Raja Krishnamoorthy in the House of Representatives, honoring FIA was included as a Congressional Record.

“ I honor the dedicated work of FIA to serve and uplift the Indian American community, sustain the legacy of Indian heritage across generations, and foster cross-cultural cooperation and understanding. FIA's activities benefit all the communities in which its members reside, and for that, we are all grateful,” the Congressman was quoted as saying in Vol. 168, No. 81 of the record.