Yuba City's Sikh Parade Draws Over 40,000

November 4, 2001

Source: The KCRA Channel


On November 4, 2001, The KCRA Channel reported on the annual Sikh parade, "which featured Lt. Gov. Cruz Bustamante walking among the procession's leaders. The festivities had a decidedly patriotic theme. 'I love America, it is my country,' Stockton's Paramjit Grewal said. 'I love it. I am an American.'" The article noted, "An estimated 10,000 Sikhs live in the Yuba City area."