First Muslim elected to At-Large Metro council seat


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Nashville made history Thursday night after the first Muslim was elected to an office in the city.

Zulfat Suara won one of the four seats in the At-Large Metro Council race.

Suara brought in 34,237 votes, which was enough to get her the fourth seat. Sharon Hurt, Burkley Allen, and Steve Glover finished in the top three.

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