Zehra Abukar of Portland, Sunday (Sept. 27) was crowned Miss Muslimah USA at the 2020 competition in Detroit.

The pageant allows Muslim women to compete without foregoing their religious beliefs.

Photo: Courtesy Miss Muslimah USA

Pictured are Zehra Abukar and Officer Haley. Zehra just returned home to Portland after being crowned Miss Muslimah…

Posted by Portland Maine Police Department on Monday, September 28, 2020

Amazing representation from the state of Maine! Congratulations to Miss Muslimah USA 2020 Zehra!

Posted by POC Mainers on Tuesday, September 29, 2020