Indians make a splash in Victoria state elections

In a bid to make their presence felt in the Australian political landscape, Victorian-Indians are actively taking part in the upcoming state elections by contesting, campaigning and participating in the polls. Victoria, home to over 110,000 NRIs, is set to hold elections on November 29. This year, a dozen NRIs will be in the fray representing several political parties including Liberal, Labor, Greens, Australian Christians and even as an independent candidate.