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Tulip Siddiq

British politician

Tulip Rizwana Siddiq (Bengali: টিউলিপ রেজওয়ানা সিদ্দীক; born 16 September 1982) is a British Labour Party co-operative politician.[1] She was elected Member of Parliament (MP) for Hampstead and Kilburn at the 2015 general election.[2]

Tulip Siddiq
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Siddiq in June 2017
Member of Parliament
for Hampstead and Kilburn
Assumed office
7 May 2015
Preceded byGlenda Jackson
Majority15,560 (26.6%)
Camden London Borough Councillor
for Regent's Park
In office
6 May 2010 – 22 May 2014
Preceded byTheodore Blackwell
Succeeded byNadia Shah
Personal details
Born
Tulip Rizwana Siddiq

(1982-09-16) 16 September 1982 (age 37)
Mitcham, Merton, London, England
NationalityBritish
Political partyLabour Co-operative
Spouse(s)
Christian William St John Percy (m. 2013)
RelationsShafiq Siddiq (father)
Sheikh Rehana (mother)
Radwan Mujib Siddiq (brother)
Rupi Siddiq (sister)
Sheikh Hasina (aunt)
Sheikh Mujibur Rahman (maternal grandfather)
M. A. Wazed Miah (uncle)
Sajeeb Wazed (cousin)
Children1
ResidenceWest Hampstead, Camden, London, England
Alma materUniversity College London
King's College London
ProfessionPolitician
Websitewww.tulipsiddiq.com

Siddiq is Muslim.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "introducing Tulip Siddiq: your Labour voice in Fortune Green" (PDF). Tulip Siddiq. 2008. Retrieved 1 November 2012.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Bennett, Owen (20 October 2015). "Tulip Siddiq On Glenda Jackson, Why Obama Could Only Fall From The Pedestal, And Why Work Never Stops Even At Zumba Class". The Huffington Post. Retrieved 1 November 2015.

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