A 29-year-old woman of Pakistani origin has earned a position in Norway’s cabinet, Express News reported Monday.
Hadia Tajik, the first Muslim member of the Norwegian cabinet, has been named as the culture minister.
Tajik is also the youngest in the cabinet.
The newly elected minister said that in future, multicultural values will become a part of Norway’s everyday life.
Tajik, of Pakistani origin, was elected as a member of the Norwegian parliament in 2009.