I was born at Central Middlesex Hospital, was state school educated in Brent and have spent my whole life in North West London.
I have extensive public experience have been elected as a Councillor in Brent in 2010, 2014 and 2018. I have served in Cabinet posts covering Adult Social Care, Public Health, Sport and Leisure, and Culture. I am currently overseeing Brent's year as the London Borough of Culture.
Outside of Politics, I have worked in the voluntary sector. I worked for the Harrow based disability charity Aspire for seven years and then the MS Society for four years. I have also actively volunteered at the Stanmore Hindu Temple in Harrow.
Vote Labour on May 7th 2020
On 7th May, Londoners will be voting for the Mayor of the capital along with London Assembly Members. You till get three ballot papers on the day. One for the Mayor, one to elect your London Assembly Member and one to vote for a Party for Londonwide London Assembly Members.
Vote Labour on all three ballots on May 7th, or earlier if you have signed up for a postal vote.