The Maples


The Free Press invited all provincial candidates to fill out a questionnaire about themselves, the issues affecting their communities, and what they hope to achieve in office.

Ten questions on the issues: Find out how your opinions compare with the candidates hoping to become your next MLA.

The candidates, as people: Would-be MLAs introduce themselves to you and describe their backgrounds, what made them decide to run for office, and how they hope to solve the problems facing your community.


Aman Sandhu, Progressive Conservative, The Maples

I’m proud to be a first-generation Canadian. I moved to Canada in 2011 from Punjab, India, where I worked as microbiologist. I live in The Maples with my husband, our infant daughter Amanat, and my in-laws.

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Mintu Sandhu, New Democratic Party, The Maples

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Kiran Gill, Green, The Maples

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Deep Brar, Liberal, The Maples

I'm 38 years old, I've been happily married for 11 years to my wife and i'm the proud father of a 5 year old son who will be starting kindergarten this month. I've lived in the Maples my entire life, this is where my brothers and I grew up and went to school, including attending Elwick and graduating from Maples Collegiate. I've been a correctional officer with the Province of Manitoba for the past 10 years during which time I was elected to represent my co-workers within the MGEU.

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