Member of Lok Sabha
b Bombay, 15 Aug 1933; ed Anjuman-e-Islam JMC comercial high school and Sydenha Coll (B.com, M.com); teacher in Anjuman-e-Islam JMC Comercial High School, B.Ed; was Sir Beglire Scholar of Banking, Bombay Univ..
Entered active politics, 1959; Pres Cutchi Memon Jamat, 1967; ML mem Mah Legis Assem 1967 (umer Khadi), (the only muslim League legislator in the assem); re-elected 1972 (same const); was one of the two Muslim League legislators in the assem; mem of the State Level Cttee for National Integration; in 1962 represented his const on the Def Cttee; JP, 1969; Principal of Banatwala Inst of Edn; Hon Gen Sec, Mah State ML and mem A-I Working Cttee of Indian Union ML; Pres Mah State ML; Mem Party Bd of the Party for Lok Sabha elections, Mar 1977; Elected ML mem Lok Sabha, Mar 1977 (Ponani) defeating M Moideenkutty Haji, and ML dissident.
Pub: Urdu - Muslim Lig Azadi ke bad, 1971
Source: Memons International Directory, Times of India Directory and Year Book, 1969; and 1972; Times of India, 2nd Jan 1977; Indian National Bibliography, 1973 (Muslims in India: A biographical dictionary, ed. N K Jain. Delhi, Manohar, 1979. Vol. I. p. 120)
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