RAJASTHAN ASSOCIATION OF NORTH AMERICA (CANADA)
A Group of Rajasthanis’ of Canada, who were inspired by RANA (USA) met at the residence of Mr. Yogesh K. Sharma to form RANA (Canada).
All those present at the meeting elected first executive comprising of Mr. Yogesh K. Sharma (president), Dr. Gordhan Jethoo (secretary) by unanimous consensus. Mrs. Savita Mehta was appointed as treasurer later. The other directors will be appointed once the initial drive for membership is completed.
It was decided to incorporate RANA (Canada) in the state of Ontario as non-profit – tax exempt organization, under the relevant rules and codes of incorporation act and Revenue Canada.
Following founder members met again in October to constitute Executive Council and Board of Directors:
Alok Goel, Gauri Goel, Rakesh Goenka, Sampat Poddar, Dr. Gordhan Jethoo, Nidhi Jethoo, Savita Mehta, Yatendra Shah, Usha Shah, Shiv Karwal, Jagdish Yadav, Shobha Jain, Pramod Jain, Ram Kalwar, Garima Kalwar, Meghna Gupta and Yogesh K. Sharma.