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Pakistan origin Sadiq Khan becomes first Muslim mayor of London

The Pakistan origin and former British transport minister Sadiq Khan, son of a taxi drivcer, has won the London mayor race by defeating Conservative rival Zac Goldsmith by securing 44 per cent vote against his rival 35 percent.

Khan was the transport minister in then Prime Minister Gordon Brown’s government in 2009-10. He was the first Muslim minister to attend Cabinet meetings.

Another Pakistani born Anus sarwar, the son of PTI leader and ex Punjab governor Chaudhary Sarwar has won Scottish Parliament seat.