Riyaaz Qawwali, which plays a form of Sufi Islam devotional music, is trying to convince South Asian voters in Harris County, Texas to head to the polls. Photo: HandoutRiyaaz Qawwali, which plays a form of Sufi Islam devotional music, is trying to convince South Asian voters in Harris County, Texas to head to the polls. Photo: Handout
Riyaaz Qawwali, which plays a form of Sufi Islam devotional music, is trying to convince South Asian voters in Harris County, Texas to head to the polls. Photo: Handout

US election: In Texas, Sufi music and Netflix celebrities part of move to get South Asians to vote

  • Kamala Harris’ bid for vice-president has energised South Asian-American voters, and at least four from the community running for office in Texas this year
  • Netflix celebrities including Houston native Aparna Shewakramani of Indian Matchmaking are engaging with millennials to get their support for Democrats

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Riyaaz Qawwali, which plays a form of Sufi Islam devotional music, is trying to convince South Asian voters in Harris County, Texas to head to the polls. Photo: HandoutRiyaaz Qawwali, which plays a form of Sufi Islam devotional music, is trying to convince South Asian voters in Harris County, Texas to head to the polls. Photo: Handout
Riyaaz Qawwali, which plays a form of Sufi Islam devotional music, is trying to convince South Asian voters in Harris County, Texas to head to the polls. Photo: Handout
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