|Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Mississauga—Erin Mills
|Preceded by||district created|
Rukanpur, Rahim Yar Khan District, Punjab, Pakistan
|Alma mater||York University
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Khalid was born in Rukanpur, a village in the Rahim Yar Khan District of Pakistan. She immigrated to Canada from England in the 1990s, and attended York University, graduating in 2007 with a degree in criminology and professional writing. She later attended Western Michigan University Cooley Law School, and began working as a legal professional for the city government of Mississauga.
|Canadian federal election, 2015: Mississauga—Erin Mills|
|New Democratic||Michelle Bilek||5,206||9.4||-6.75||–|
|Total valid votes/Expense limit||55,347||100.0||$216,923.79|
|Total rejected ballots||245||–||–|
|Source: Elections Canada|
- Iqra Khalid’s amazing success story — from Rahimyar Khan to Canada’s Parliament, ARY News, October 22, 2015.
- Meet Iqra Khalid, Liberal.ca.
- Two Pakistani women win in Canadian poll, The Express Tribune, October 21, 2015.
- Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Mississauga—Erin Mills, 30 September 2015
- Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates