The first Muslim woman senator in Australia

Mehrison Farooqi, a Pakistani-born Muslim woman, is going to represent the Australian Senate for the first time. On Wednesday, he was nominated to the Senate for a vacant post.

It is learned that an environment engineer in the profession of Mehreen Farooqi. He is also well-known as feminist. In 1992, Mehrun came to Australia with family.

Prior to being elected Senator, he was elected MP in 2013.

Mehrun said Australia must be diverse and strong in the future.

He said that my main responsibility as a senator would be to eliminate racism.

Source: BBC