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Bhutanese Nepali Community of Central Ohio

Bhuwan Pyakurel was elected Tuesday to Reynoldsburg City Council, making him the nation's first Nepali-Bhutanese elected official.
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A bell softly chimes as a couple opens the door of Annapurna International Grocery in Reynoldsburg. It’s a popular grocery-shopping destination for the city’s Nepali-Bhutanese population.

Bhutanese Nepali Community of Columbus awards ceremony.
Bhutanese Nepali Community of Columbus

Columbus City Council votes Monday on whether to give the Bhutanese Community of Central Ohio a $45,000 grant meant to fill a gap in federal funding.