Indian American Democrat wins Washington State Senate Primary in 45th District

Manka Dhingra, Indian-American Democratic Candidate, won the primary election for state senate seat in Washington’s 45th Legislative District on August 1 over Republican Jinyoung Lee Englund. Dhingra won with 11,928 of the 23,600 votes cast, i.e. with 50.5 per cent of vote.

Manka Dhingra is a Senior Deputy Prosecuting Attorney with the King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, award winning PTSA mom, anti- domestic violence advocate and community leader.