Posted to Religious Diversity News on June 13, 2019
Ravi Bhalla, is an American civil rights lawyer, politician, and the mayor of Hoboken, New Jersey. Prior to becoming mayor, he served in the city council of Hoboken, New Jersey since 2009. On November 7, 2017, he was elected New Jersey’s first Sikh mayor, as well as the first elected mayor in the United States who is a Sikh and wears a turban.
In this blog, Mayor Bhalla’s shares his childhood, why he pursued politics and public service, his various initiatives as Mayor for the city of Hoboken, and his advice on how to get into politics.
Source: Mayor Ravi Singh Bhalla – We Are Sikhs