Pakistan gets first Hindu woman judge

Suman Kumari  has the honour of becoming the first Hindu woman civil judge in Pakistan. She hails from Qambar Shahdadkot in Sindh province . She did LLB in Hyderabad and acquired her Masters in Law from a University in Karachi.The main reason why she entered the legal field was to serve the poor people in the backward areas of Sindh.

She received enormous support from her family . Her father an eye doctor, Pawan Kumar Bodhan wants his daughter to provide free legal assistance to the poor people especially from the Hindu community  He was sure that his daughter would succeed in life through hard work and honesty .Pakistan’s first Judge from the Hindu community was Rana Bhagwandas who served as the acting Chief Justice for brief periods  between 2005 and 2007.