Shabana Mahmood the First British Muslim
woman is duly elected as Member of Parliament
Dr. Mozammel Haque
Barrister Shabana Mahmood (29) is duly elected from the Birmingham Ladywood as Labour candidate. She got 19,950 votes and Ayoub Khan from the Liberal Democrats party got 9,845 votes. Shabana Mahmood is declared duly elected as Member of Parliament.
Barrister Mahmood is the first British Muslim woman who becomes the Member of the British Parliament.
Shabana Mahmood is the daughter of Mahmood Ahmad, who is chairman of Birmingham Labour Party.
Birmingham Ladywood has a Muslim population of nearly 30 per cent.