Shah Rukh Khan is one of the most popular actors of Indian cinema. But we would like to tell you that he is one of the persons who have relatives in Pakistan as well. His cousin Noor Jehan is a politician living in Pakistan. Noor Jehan is set to contest the upcoming general elections in Pakistan on July 25 from a constituency in Peshawar.
Jehan has filed her nominations to contest the polls. She will contest from the PK-77 of the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly.
Noor Jehan said,”I want to work for women’s empowerment. I’d like to focus on the problems in my constituency.”Her brother, Mansoor, who is leading her election campaign, told the Pakistani daily that her sister had previously served as a councillor.
Mansoor added that their family had been a part of the Khudai Khidmatgar (Servants of Gods) movement during the pre-Independence days, which was led by freedom activist Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan, who was also known as Bacha Khan, as per the report. “We have a political legacy attached to the family,” he further said.