Mr Khodr Saleh, the former Deputy Mayor of Canterbury City Council and the President of Canterbury Bankstown Harmony Group was presented with the “McKell Award” the highest honour that can be bestowed by the Labor Party for his service to the local Labor Party and to the community.

The award ceremony was held on Friday 3 November at a Labor function hosted at the Eight Chinese Restaurant in the city of Sydney.

While receiving the award, Mr Saleh said, “I was very humbled and honoured to receive the Labor Party McKell Award .I’m so pleased to share this honour with my family, friends, community and fellow members of our local Labor branch who have made my political career a great success.”