As per reports, Suman Kumari has become the first Hindu woman in Pakistan to be appointed as a civil judge. She hails from Qambar-Shahdadkot and will work in her own native district.
Suman completed her LLB from Hyderabad and did her masters in law from Karachi’s Szabist University. Suman’s father Pawan Kumar Bodan said that “Suman wants to provide free legal assistance to the poor in Qambar-Shahdadkot.”
Also he added that “Suman has opted for a challenging profession, but I am sure she will go places through hard work and honesty,” Suman’s father is an eye specialist while her elder sister is a software engineer and another sister is a chartered accountant.
Suman is a big fan of both singers Lata Mangeshkar and Atif Aslam. Earlier, also a person from the Hindu community has been appointed as a judge. In between 2005 and 2007, Justice Rana Bhagwandas served as the acting chief just who was the first judge from the Hindu community.
In Pakistan, Hindus remains as the second largest religion.