Some 33 federal ridings with more than 50 per cent visible minority population up for grabs on Oct. 19

Three GTA ridings have a visible minority population of more than 80 per cent.

NDP MP Jinny Sims is facing against two-term former Liberal MP Sukh Dhaliwal in the British Columbia riding of Surrey-Newton. Visible minorities make up 72.2 per cent of the riding's population. Photograph from Twitter

By Abbas Rana

PUBLISHED : Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 8:18 PM

If you are already a subscriber


Subscribe to The Hill Times

Subscribe to the digital and/or print editions and get instant access to The Hill Times online.


Quick Purchase

Purchase this week's edition of The Hill Times in electronic format (PDF) for $5.00.


Quick Purchase

Purchase Story Issue in electronic format (PDF) for $5.00.