MAA_Press Release- Announcemnet_New York-New Jersey Chapter

इनेप्लिज २०७३ माघ १८ गते १०:४७ मा प्रकाशित

Dear All,

Madheshi Association in America (MAA) is pleased to annouce that it has formed Greater New York/ New York-New Jersey (NY-NJ) chapter on Jan 29, 2017. MAA President Suneel K Sah and Central Executive Committee would like congratulate and welcome MAA NY-NJ chapter committee members.


NY-NJ Committee:


Manoj Kumar Singh, President

Narayan Shah, Sr. Vice President

Subash Shah, Vice President

Dr. Sunil Ray, Vice President

Laxmi Shah, Vice President

Dipendra Yadav, Gen. Secretary

Nidhi Shah, Secretary

Nagendra Mahato, Treasurer

Rashee Shah, Joint-Treasurer

Ranjit Shah, Spokesperson

Dr. Labh Chaurasiya, Member

Uma Shankar Shah, Member

Pawan Jaiswal, Member

Rinki Shah, Member

Mohammad Zafir, Member

Tulika Shah, Member

Ram Narayan Mandal, Member

Simran Shah, Member

Mukesh Yadav, Member

Sumit Shah, Member

Dr. Suresh Yadav, Member

Sailendra Shah, Member

Surya Shah, Member

Dr. Sujata Shah, Advisor

Chanda Yadav, Advisor

Satendra Shah, Advisor

Er. Sailendra Shah, Advisor

Aniket Shah, Advisor


The chapter was formed during Meet & Greet event which was attended by hundreds of community members to celebrate togetherness and welcome new immigrants to NY-NJ region from Madhesh of Nepal. The guiding principle of inclusiveness and wider participative decision making process was on full display when everyone participated in the selection of executives and members of the newly constituted chapter of MAA, which is formed with the objective to celebrate and preserve Madheshi culture and identity and to work on the greater benefits and welfare programs for Madheshis in Nepal and abroad. This event was organized by MAA and  NY-NJ Chapter of MAA was formed with presence and initiation of MAA Central Committee Vice President Amit Shah.


The event started with address by respected Naval Kishore Yadav who stressed the importance for mutual respect among all Madheshis irrespective of their socio-economic background. Soon Dr. Binod Shah welcomed the new immigrants and guided them with rich experience of over 22 years in the USA and extended his continued guidance and support. Everyone followed with their brief introduction and one interesting fact about themselves helping to break ice with new members.


In the innovatively organized programme it kept all the members fully engaged and participative throughout with kids game of spoon and egg, musical chair for all, formation of MAA NY-NJ chapter and selection of its executives and members and the raffle winners which was a huge hit with all . The event was concluded with address by newly elected President of NY-NY chapter, Manoj Kumar Singh who pledged his dedication and efforts for the cause of MAA and also announced an event to celebrate Holi in New York on Sunday, 12th March 2017.


Sangit Rauniyar

Gen. Secretary, MAA

Cell: (682) 583-8150

About Madheshi  Association in America (MAA)

MAA is a non-profit and non-political organization of Madheshis in the USA which promotes identity and culture of Madheshis, and facilitates as a platform to network and share ideas among Madheshis in the USA. It also coordinates with other organizations in the USA and abroad to work for community.