Sunday, May 19, 2024

Saddaf Jaffer Becomes the First Muslim Female Mayor

Sadaf Jaffer is the first female Muslim mayor of Montgomery Township, the N.J. that is a municipality of around 25,000 at north Princeton. Saddaf Jaffer has become the first female Muslim mayor of the country, the first South Asian-American female mayor and also the first Pakistani-American female mayor.

Jaffer, the Mayor also serves her duties as a postdoctoral research associate as in the South Asian studies at a reputable university, Princeton University, she teaches the courses on South Asian, Asian-American as well as Islamic studies there.

Saddaf might be the first American mayor who has a doctorate degree from Harvard and has specializes in the Islam, South Asian history and gender studies.

She is determinant to perform her new responsibilities in her new role, as stated by the official sources.

Mehjabeen Qasim
Mehjabeen Qasim
Business Journalist at Startup Pakistan

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