N.C. Sen. Jay Chaudhuri, a District 16 Democrat, is sworn in Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at Morrisville Town Hall. Mayor Mark Stohlman, facing away, administered the oath. Chaudhuri was joined by his wife, Sejal Mehta, at right. Chaudhuri is the first Indian-American elected to the North Carolina legislature.
N.C. Sen. Jay Chaudhuri, a District 16 Democrat, is sworn in Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at Morrisville Town Hall. Mayor Mark Stohlman, facing away, administered the oath. Chaudhuri was joined by his wife, Sejal Mehta, at right. Chaudhuri is the first Indian-American elected to the North Carolina legislature. Henry Gargan hgargan@newsobserver.com
N.C. Sen. Jay Chaudhuri, a District 16 Democrat, is sworn in Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at Morrisville Town Hall. Mayor Mark Stohlman, facing away, administered the oath. Chaudhuri was joined by his wife, Sejal Mehta, at right. Chaudhuri is the first Indian-American elected to the North Carolina legislature. Henry Gargan hgargan@newsobserver.com

NC’s first Indian-American legislator sworn in at Morrisville Town Hall

January 12, 2017 1:02 PM