Raja Rajeswari becoming the first India-born woman to be appointed a judge in the New York City.

Raja Rajeswari has been confirmed as a criminal court judge here by Mayor Bill de Blasio, turning into the first India-bornwoman to be delegated a judge in theNew York City.

Rajeswari, 43, who had moved to the US from India as a teen, beforehand worked with the Richmond County District Attorney's Office for her whole profession in a few departments including Criminal Court, Narcotics, Supreme Court, and the Sex Crimes Special Victims Bureau, where she last served as Deputy Chief.