M. P. Abdussamad Samadani
|Former Rajya Sabha Member|
1994 to 2006
1 January 1959|
|Political party||I U M L|
M. P. Abdussamad Samadani, is scholar, orator, academician, Indian politician and a two-time member of Rajya Sabha, the upper House of Indian Parliament and now he is a Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) of Kerala from Kottakkal Assembly Constituency. He is elected from Kottakkal Born in Kottakkal, a small town in Malappuram district in Kerala, Samadani is currently the national secretary of Indian Union Muslim League (IUML).
He is holding following post currently
- National Secretary, Indian Union Muslim League
- Director, Allama Iqbal Indian Humanitarian Academy
- Director, Hindusthan Hamara National Integration Centre
- President, Anjuman Tarqi-e-Urdu, Kerala Branch 
B.A. with First Rank,M.A. with Second Rank.M.Phil. with Dissertation Comparing Allama Iqbal and Immanuel Kant L.L.B. Presently doing Ph.D. in Philosophy on Allama Iqbal at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
- 1994 – Elected to Rajya Sabha, the Upper House of Indian Parliament
- 2000 – Re-elected to Rajya Sabha
- 2002 to 2004 – Convener, Parliamentary Sub-Committee on Universities and Higher Education
- 2004 – Member, Central Advisory Board of Education, Government of India
- 2004 – Member, Parliamentary Committee on Heallth and Family Welfare
- 1995 to 1996 – Member, Parliamentary Committee on Defense
- 1996 to1999 – Member, Parliamentary Committee on Subordinate Legislation
- 1996 to 2004 and 2004 to 2006 – Member, Parliamentary, Committee on
- Human Resource Development
- 1996 to 2004 and 2004 to 2006 – Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of External Affairs
- 1998 to 1999 and 2004 to2006 – Member, Parliamentary Committee on
- Papers Laid on the Table
- 1998 to 1999 and 2002 to 2004 – Member, Joint Parliamentary Committee on the Functioning of the Waqf Boards
- Muslim League State Vice President
- Member, Papers Laid On The Table Parliamentary Committee
- 2001 - Member, Court of the Aligarh Muslim University
- Member, Malappuram District Council
- Member, Kerala Government Waqf Board
- Member, Kerala Sahitya Academy
- Member, Kerala Kala Mandalam
- Member, Kerala Hajj Committee
- Member, Chandrika Editorial Board
- "Rajya Sabha Members". indiademocracy.org. Retrieved 9 May 2010.
- "In Gandhi's footsteps...". gulf-daily-news.com. 7 October 2008. Retrieved 9 May 2010.
- "Yechury to get FIMA excellence award". dnaindia.com. 10 April 2007. Retrieved 9 May 2010.
- "Thousands bid adieu to Shihab Thangal". The Indian Express. 3 August 2009. Retrieved 9 May 2010.
- "Highlighting modern issues". The Hindu. 10 May 2009. Retrieved 9 May 2010.
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