Mehbooba to Take Oath as J&K CM Today
PDP president Mehbooba Mufti will be sworn in on Monday as the first Muslim woman CM of J&K. The 56-yearold leader will take oath of office at Raj Bhavan in Jammu at 11.00 am. Mehbooba assuming office will be a landmark event in the history of J&K. She will be the first woman to head a government in J&K and the second Muslim woman to become the CM of a state. Syeda Anwara Taimur was the first Muslim woman CM in Assam in 1980 and continued to hold the chair till June 30, 1981.