Ruschell Boone was a special honoree at the 5th Annual “Turban Day” event in Times Square. She was recognized for her stories on the Sikh community. Her most recent was shared thousands of times on social media. Ruschell was presented with a turban and other traditional garb as part of the event.
“I’ve been covering the Sikh community for 15 years, highlighting everything there is about Sikh culture,” Ruschell said. “So it’s just a great opportunity for me to stand here in front of these people, and for them to honor me in such a way. Wow, it’s really heartwarming.”