Defence Minister in Vernon

 One of the top federal cabinet ministers will be making a visit to Vernon Thursday.

Defence minister and Vancouver South MP Harjit Sajjan will be a guest of the North Okanagan Shuswap Liberal Association.

A big turn out is expected at  a meet and greet at Janda Farms on Old Kamloops Road from 4:30 to 6:30 pm.

The association says the event is free and open to the public.