Suman Kumari Bodani, Pakistan’s first Hindu female judge, expressed that it was an honor for her to become a role model for her community.
“It is the biggest honor for me to become a role model for families in my community,” Bodani expressed during an interview to Arab News. “Especially for those families and those girls who do not permit their girls to go further in education.”
Suman Pawan Bodani, the daughter of Dr Pawan Podani, belongs to Shahdadkot, Sindh. She stood 54th in the merit list for the appointment of civil judge/judicial magistrate.
During the interview she said, she long-desired to be an advocate in the future. She worked hard and finally manged to get the honours.
“This field is highly respectable and full of honor, where everyone can come to get justice,” she expressed.
Justice Rana Bagwandas was the first ever Hindu-Judge from the Hindu community who rendered hi services as the fourth chief justice of Pakistan from 1960 to 1968. He also served as the acting chief justice for brief periods between 2005 and 2007.