India: Razia Sultana has made history by becoming the first Muslim woman to become DSP by clearing the 64th exam of Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC).
Although, Razia is the first Muslim women but there have been Muslim men on duty before. Although, the number of Muslim men was also less. This year only 4 out of total 40 officials are Muslim. In totality, only 98 out of 1454 Muslims have managed to clear the exam till this date.
Razia Sultan has passed her 10th in the year 2009 and passed her 12th in the year 2011, both from Bokaro. Following this, she went to Jodhpur in order to pursue a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. Since the year 2017, she has been working an assistant engineer in the power department in Patna.
Razia has joined her duties as DSP and her first responsibility will be crime control. Along with crime control, she has to make sure that the cases of domestic violence and other crimes against women stop in her presence.