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Pakistani-origin Mehreen Faruqui becomes first female Muslim Australian senator

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Mehreen Faruqi, Pakistani-born Australian politician, Australian Green Party, Muslim woman, Senate Pakistani-origin, World news

Canberra: Pakistani-born politician Mehreen Faruqi, of the Australian Green Party, on Monday became the first Muslim woman to occupy a seat in the country’s Senate.

 

Mehreen Faruqi, Pakistani-born Australian politician, Australian Green Party, Muslim woman, Senate Pakistani-origin, World news

 

According to international online web media, Faruqi took office a week after Senator Fraser Anning, of Australia’s Katter Party, made controversial comments on Muslim and non-English speaking immigrants from the “third world”.

 

Mehreen Faruqi, Pakistani-born Australian politician, Australian Green Party, Muslim woman, Senate Pakistani-origin, World news

 

Pakistani-born Australian politician Mehreen Faruqi becomes first Muslim senator:

 

“After last week particularly, it is really good to have you here,” Labor Party leader Penny Wong said in the Senate, referring to remarks by Anning, who also called for a plebiscite on immigration.

 

Mehreen Faruqi, Pakistani-born Australian politician, Australian Green Party, Muslim woman, Senate Pakistani-origin, World news

 

Farqui migrated to Australia from Pakistan in 1992 and represented the Green Party in the New South Wales Legislative Council since 2013.

 

Mehreen Faruqi, Pakistani-born Australian politician, Australian Green Party, Muslim woman, Senate Pakistani-origin, World news

 

She replaces Lee Rhiannon from the Green Party, WHO announced her retirement in May.

 

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Vikas Dubey’s wife Richa Dubey was a member of Samajwadi Party

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Richa Dubey, wife of Vikas Dubey, the killer of eight policemen in Kanpur, UP, was a member of the Samajwadi. Some papers are going viral on social media, according to which he has taken a lifetime membership of Samajwadi Party by paying Rs 20 thousand. The date of 26 November 2015 is written in the letter.

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In the same year he contested the election of Zilla Panchayat member with the support of SP. He had filled the form as an authorized candidate.

He also filled the SP’s membership number in the form. There is mention of his involvement in all party functions.

However, SP has denied this. SP’s chief spokesperson Rajendra Chaudhary said that no one becomes a life member in Samajwadi Party. Becomes a member for just 3 years.

Socialist Bulletin is a magazine of which anyone can become a member. There is a social media spectacle to discredit the party. It has nothing to do with the party.

He said, no member is formed in SP in 20 thousand. There is an open membership. The Socialist Bulletin is a magazine of which anyone can become a member. We have nothing to do with Richa Dubey and Vikas Dubey.

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