Shaikh Shamim Ahmed
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Shaikh-Shamim-Ahmed, during victory rally, 28 May 1980, at Byculla, Bombay
|Born||20 March 1938|
Sudanipur, Azamgarh district, Uttar Pradesh
|Political party||Indian National Congress|
|Children||Ubaid Azam Azmi & Abdul Rehamn|
Shaikh Shamim Ahmed (born 20 March 1938) is an Indian politician and social worker. In 1980, he was elected as an MLA from the Mumbai Chinchpokli Constituency as an Indian National Congress candidate.
In 1977 at the call of "Jail bharo andolan" (fill up the jails) in support of Indira Gandhi, (former Prime Minister of India) Ahmed took the initiative and courted arrest with 96 supporters at Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh. He was sentenced to three days imprisonment and sent to Varanasi Central jail. He contested general elections for the Assembly in 1978 as a Congress (I) candidate.
Maharashtra Assembly Results 1980
- Constituency : 25 . CHINCHPOKLI
|1 . SHAIKH SHAMIM AHMED||M||INC(I)||17512||51.66%|
|2 . KAVISKAR S. T.||M||INDEPENDENT||9363||27.62%|
|3 . SHAMIM AHMED (TARIQ)||M||INDEPENDENT||5720||16.87%|
|4 . KHAN M. N.||M||JANATA PARTY (SECULAR)||1304||3.85%|
- ELECTORS : 115834 VOTERS : 34346 POLL PERCENTAGE : 29.65% VALID VOTES : 33899