Social Activist, Urdu, Poet, Founding President(2002-04) of The Federation of Aligarh Alumni Associations (FAAA), Chairman Board of Trustees FAAA (2008-09), Member Management Committee Darul Musannefin Shibli Academy Azamgarh India (since 2006)
Dr. A. Abdullah (born in India), Chairman, Board of Trustees and Founding President of The Federation of Aligarh Alumni Associations (FAAA) is a scientist, social activist and an Urdu Poet living in Washington D.C. area in United States.
Dr. A. Abdullah was born in an aristocratic family of Pharia (old name-Farah), Azamgarh India. He is very closely related to Maulana Hamiduddin Farahi and Allama Shibli Noamani. He completed his primary education from Shibli School and Inter College Azamgarh in 1956 and obtained his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Statistics from Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) in 1961. He served AMU for six years as a lecturer in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.