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|Asaduddin Owaisi - President of AIMIM|
|Member of Lok Sabha MP|
|Preceded by||Sultan Salahuddin Owaisi|
13 May 1969 |
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
|Political party||All India Majlis-e Ittihad al-Muslimin.|
|Relations||Sultan Salahuddin Owaisi (Father)
Akbaruddin Owaisi (Brother)
|Children||5 daughters and 1 son|
|Residence||36-149, Hyderguda, Hyderabad-500 029
34, Ashoka Road, New Delhi-110 001.
|Alma mater||B.A. (Osmania University)
Barrister-at-Law (Lincoln's Inn)
Politician, Social Worker
|As of Aug 14, 2012|
Asaduddin Owaisi (Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India) is an Indian politician and President of the party, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen Since 2008. He is a Member of Parliament (MP) representing Hyderabad constituency in Lok Sabha Lower House of the Indian Parliament.May 13, 1969
Asaduddin Owaisi was born in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, his father Sultan Salahuddin Owaisi, was an Indian politician and former Member of Parliament from Hyderabad, for six consecutive terms. Asad is an Hyderabad Public School alumni and subsequently did his Intermediate from St. Mary's Junior Collage, Hyderabad. He graduated in "Bachelor of Arts" from Nizam College, Osmania University. For higher studies he left for London where he studied L.L.B, and Barrister-at-Law (Lincolns Inn), England. He is often referred as Naqeeb-e-Millat (Leader of the community) by his supporters. He has two younger brothers, Akbaruddin Owaisi and Burhanuddin Owaisi. Akbar is the member of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly from the Chandrayangutta Assembly constituency while Burhanuddin is the editor of the local Urdu daily "Etemad".
On Radicalization of Muslim Youth
Owaisi made the Parliament aware that in his view "if proper rehabilitation does not take place, you be ready for a third wave of radicalization among Muslim youth", while participating in a discussion on August 8, 2012 on the 2012 Assam violence.
Surrender relating to a 2005 case
On 20 January 2013, Asaduddin Owaisi surrendered before the Sangareddy court in Medak district and was remanded to judicial custody for 14 days. Asaduddin was later shifted to Sangareddy jail. The case dates back to March 16, 2005, when Asaduddin and Akbaruddin, along with other MIM activists, allegedly entered into heated arguments with then Medak Collector A K Singhal and brutally manhandled him in the wake of demolition of a Masjid at Muttangi village near Patancheru in Medak district as part of widening of Hyderabad-Mumbai National Highway. Owaisi brothers had allegedly abused the Collector and local police inspector because they did not have the approval of Wakf.
AIMIM President and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi is chosen for Sansad Ratna Award award 2014 for his distinguished performance in 15 Lok Sabha. Owaisi was honoured with several national and international awards earlier as well for his performance in the lower house of Parliament.
|01||1994||1999||MLA, (Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly)|
|02||1999||2003||MLA, (Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly)|
|03||2004||2009||Elected to 14th Lok Sabha|
|04||2004||2006||Member, Committee on Member of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme|
|05||2004||2006||Member, Committee on Social Justic and Empowerment|
|06||2006||2007||Member, Standing Committee on Defence|
|07||2009||-||Elected to 15th Lok Sabha|
|08||2009||-||Member, Committee on Defence|
|09||2009||-||Member, Committee on Ethics|
|10||2009||-||Leader, All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen Parliamentary Party|
|11||2014||Sansad Ratna Award for Best Member of Parliament along with other 11 MP's|
- "Lok Sabha profile". Lok Sabha website. Retrieved Aug 2012.
- "Be Ready For A Third Wave Of Radicalization Among Muslim Youth". Outlook India. Aug 10, 2012. Retrieved 10 August 2012.
- MIM President Asaduddin Owaisi Placed in Judicial Custody for 2005 Medak Abuse Case. International Business Times (21 Jan 2013)
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Sultan Salahuddin Owaisi
|Member of Parliament from Hyderabad
2004 – present
Sultan Salahuddin Owaisi
|President of All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen