Name: Tabassum Begum
Constituency: Kairana (Uttar Pradesh)
Party: Bahujan Samaj Party
Terms in parliament: First term
Tabassum Begum who is contesting from Kairana is wife of BSP’s former Rajya Sabha member and a senior leader Munnawar Hasan, who died in a road accident last year. Tabassum, who is a 10th pass, is one of the three women representing the Muslim community.
For more details, visit the following links:
- Mumtaz Alam Falahi. 2009. Representation of Muslim women in Lok Sabha since Independence. http://www.twocircles.net. 21/5/09. 7/6/09