"A proud moment for us," says Dalit body after Midha’s election; she represents the Labour Party
'A proud moment for us,' says Dalit body after Midha's election; she represents the Labour Party.
New Delhi: Indian-origin politician Mohinder K Midha from UK’s Opposition Labour Party has become the first woman mayor of a local London council from the Dalit community.
Midha was elected mayor of west London’s Ealing Council for 2022-23 at a meeting Tuesday. She earlier served as the deputy mayor.
“We are so proud that Councillor Mohinder Midha has been elected Mayor of Ealing for the next year,” the Labour Party in Ealing said in a statement. According to the ‘Who Can I Vote for UK’, which is an official government website, Midha won with 2,272 votes.
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