Brooklyn, New York,
A large number of APAG members and Pakistani community gathered at Jackson Heights in support of New York City mayoral candidate Kathryn Garcia. Participants also held banners in support of Garcia and chanted slogans in her favor.
While, addressing to the attendees Mayoral candidate Kathryn assured that if she elects mayor of New York City, she would do her level best for immigrants and tries to fulfill the expectations of her supporters.
Ali Rashid, president of the American Pakistani Advocacy Group-APAG, told Voice of South Asia that he announced his support for Kathryn Garcia after learning the manifestos of all mayoral candidates for Muslims and Pakistani Americans.
We hoped that Garcia will be elected and have to take action against Islamophobia, in addition to creating employment opportunities for all Muslim and Pakistani Americans, Ali Rasheed added.
New York City mayoral candidate Kathryn also thanked APAG and the Pakistani community for her support.