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Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar’s Statement on the First Arrest in the Anti-Hindu Hate Crime Against the Tulsi Mandir

South Queens, NY – I spoke to District Attorney Melinda Katz and am pleased to report that one of the alleged perpetrators of the anti-Hindu hate crime at Tulsi Mandir has been arrested and charged. I thank District Attorney Katz, the NYPD Hate Crimes...

Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar Presents Historic $90,000 Check to Cityline Ozone Park Civilian Patrol

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South Queens, NY – On Saturday, Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar (D-AD 38) proudly presented $90,000 in state funding she secured for the Cityline Ozone Park Civilian Patrol (COPCP). This is the first official funding stream for COPCP, an emerging organization...

Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar’s Statement on the Second Attack of the Mahatma Gandhi Statue at Richmond Hill’s Shri Tulsi Mandir

South Queens, NY – In an act outraging the entire Queens community and peace-loving people worldwide, the statue of Mahatma Gandhi outside Shri Tulsi Mandir was vandalized for a second time. This time, the statue was totally destroyed and graffitied...

Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar Holds Press Conference on Suspected Anti-Hindu Hate Crime at a Hindu Temple in Queens

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South Queens, NY (August 9, 2022) - Today, Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar– the first Hindu-American elected official in New York State – brought together community leaders, national leaders, and elected officials to denounce a suspected hate crime...

Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar Presents $22,500 Check to W.O.R.K.S. Little League

South Queens, NY – On Saturday, Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar (D-AD 38) joined W.O.R.K.S Little League for its 2022 Awards Luncheon at the Deshi Senior Center in Ozone Park. At the event, she presented the league with a check for $22,500, a historic...

Statement on Arrest of Alleged Perpetrators of Hate Crime in Woodhaven

South Queens, New York – I am gratified to report that two women were arrested yesterday for the violent assault of a Queens resident on an MTA Bus in my hometown of Woodhaven. I thank the 102nd Precinct, Police Commissioner Keechant Sewell, and the...

Governor Signs into Law Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar’s Bill to Support Crime Victims in their Time of Need

South Queens, NY – Governor Kathy Hochul signed into law A7502, a bill Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar (D-AD 38) passed with bipartisan support that aids victims of the crimes of gross reckless endangerment. Under this new law, victims of these crimes...

Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar Presents Fourth Annual Queens Rockfest on July 9th

South Queens, NY - Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar (D-AD 38) is proud to present the Fourth Annual Queens Rockfest. The brainchild of Queens musician George Wasek, Queens Rockfest is a celebration of the finest musical artists whose careers began in the...

Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar Hosts Celebration for Woodhaven’s Birthday

South Queens, NY — On Saturday, Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar (D-AD 38) introduced her historic resolution commemorating Woodhaven’s Birthday to the Woodhaven community. The Assemblywoman created and passed the first-of-its-kind resolution in Albany,...

Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar’s Statement on Passing of Dominick Andrea Rubino Brienza

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South Queens, New York — I join all of Woodhaven in mourning the passing today of our beloved neighbor Dominick Andrea Rubino Brienza. A neighborhood fixture for over six decades, Dominick came to America from Monteleone di Puglia in Italy as a child,...
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Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar Calls for Justice Following Destruction of Gandhi Statue in Richmond Hill

W.O.R.K.S. Little League Awarded $22,500 by Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar

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The W.O.R.K.S. Little League was awarded $22,500, funding that will go towards the league’s Challenger Division, a venue for children with special needs to play baseball. The check comes from state funds secured by Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar. She...

Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar Brings Together Electeds to Condemn Vandalism of Gandhi Statue in Richmond Hill

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Electeds Condemn Vandalism of Gandhi Statue in Richmond Hill Elected officials and community leaders gathered in Richmond Hill on Tuesday to condemn the recent vandalism of a statue of Mahatma Gandhi outside a Hindu temple in the neighborhood last week....

New York’s Indian American Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar Sets Up Domestic Violence Task Force

Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar Unites Community to Condemn Vandalism of Mahatma Gandhi Statue at Beloved Hindu Temple in South Richmond Hill

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ਮਨਦੀਪ ਕੌਰ ਦੀ ਖੁਦਕੁਸ਼ੀ ਮਗਰੋਂ ਘਰੇਲੂ ਹਿੰਸਾ ਦੀ ਜਾਂਚ ਤੇ ਰਿਪੋਰਟ ਕਰਨ ਲਈ ਟਾਸਕ ਫੋਰਸ ਬਣਾਉਣ

Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar Presents $22,500 Check to W.O.R.K.S. Little League, Honors Volunteer Coaches

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Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar Joins Department of Transportation to Announce Intersection Redesign Improving Access to Ridgewood Reservoir

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Assemblywoman Jenifer Rajkumar Brings Together Community to Condemn Alleged Violent Hate Crime in Woodhaven

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Victim Services Expand Under Assemblywoman Rajkumar’s Bill

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Victim Services Expand Under Queens Pol’s Bill. The number of crime victims who can receive services from the state expanded this week, after Governor Kathy Hochul signed into law a bill originally introduced by a Queens lawmaker. This week Hochul...
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