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Pennsylvania Senators introduce legislation for Diwali Holiday

As the date for Diwali keep changing every year, the introduced legislation mandates the holiday be designated according to the Hindu calendar

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Pennsylvania State Senators Greg Rothman (R-34) and Nikil Saval (D-1) introduced a legislation to institute Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, as an official holiday in the state.

According to Indian American IMPACT, the commonwealth of Pennsylvania is home to nearly 600,000 Asian Americans, of which  Indian Americans make up the majority of the population.

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