28 Oct 2022

Sikh volunteers driving hours to reach Victoria flood victims

From Checkpoint, 6:07 pm on 28 October 2022

Hundreds of Australian Sikh volunteers are providing food and disaster relief for Victoria flood victims.

The charity delivered more than 270,000 free meals to vulnerable people during two years of the covid pandemic Sikh Volunteers Australia was started by immigrants wanting to give back to their adopted country.

And now they're driving hours to feed residents in the state hit by extreme weather events.

The charity's CEO Jaswinder Singh said it's one less thing for distressed people to worry about.