STERLING, Va.: Delegate John Bell (D – Loudoun) presented HJ 736, a commending resolution honoring Mihika Dusad for her artwork that won Best in Show in Cooperative Living magazine's 2016 Youth Art Contest.
“Mihika’s self-portrait drawing of her dancing the classical Indian dance Kuchipudi is a great representation of who we are as a community here in Northern Viriginia,” said Delegate John J. Bell. “I’m so proud of Mihika and her endeavor to share her culture with the rest of us. Our diversity makes us stronger, and her win proves that we do better when we appreciate each other’s culture and interests.”
Delegate John J. Bell is a 26-year Air Force veteran serving his first term in the Virginia House of Delegates, representing the 87th District in Loudoun and Prince William Counties.