New York. US lawmakers praised the Sikh community for its contribution to an event held in the US Capitol. Indian American MP Ro Khanna said that history was written when Dalip Singh became the first Asian person to be elected in the US Congress. At the same time, MP Jim Costa said that Sikhs have increased the prosperity of my district and America. The event was organized by the Sikh Council on Religion and Education to commemorate the 550th Prakash Parv of the first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak Dev. A book was also released on this occasion, which mentions the contribution of 50 Sikhs. This book has been written by Prabhleen Singh of Punjabi University. Female MP Carolyn Maloney said that we are always here to raise your rights and issues.