"I am honoured and thrilled to lead the charge in unifying our city once again," said Sidhu after his electoral victory.
Born in India, Sidhu moved to the US along with his parents in 1974 as a permanent resident and settled in Philadelphia.
"It is incredibly exciting to see Mr Sidhu, a Sikh, become mayor of such a large and diverse city. I look forward to engaging with him on issues that impact Sikhs in Anaheim, and the larger Orange County region," said Jas Sajjan, Director of Public Policy for the National Sikh Campaign.
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