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Preet Didbal Becomes US' first Sikh Woman Mayor

Preet Didbal has become the first Sikh woman Mayor in the United States.

Preet Didbal Becomes US' first Sikh Woman Mayor

  • She been elected as the mayor of Yuba city in California,
  • Dibal was appointed by the California city council and will be sworn in on December 5. 
  • Amongst the other Sikh mayors across the country — Ravi Bhalla was elected earlier this month as mayor in Hoboken, New Jersey. H
  • Didbal was elected to Yuba City Council in 2014 and is currently vice mayor. 
  • She is the first in her family to graduate from college.
  • The Sutter-Yuba region is home to one of the largest Sikh communities in the country. 
  • On November 8, Bhalla became the first ever Sikh mayor of New Jersey’s Hoboken city after a stiff competition that turned ugly when he was labelled a terrorist in slanderous flyers.
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