Shaikh Shamim Ahmed
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|Born||20 March 1938|
Sudanipur, Azamgarh district, United Provinces, British India
(now in Uttar Pradesh, India)
|Died||22 September 2019 (aged 81)|
|Political party||Indian National Congress|
|Spouse(s)||Rehana Begum Shaikh|
Shaikh Shamim Ahmed (20 March 1938 – 22 September 2019) was 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.
- (1) 5th Lok Sabha Elections Feb-1971 (as Independent candidate) from 5 Bombay Central South, constituency.
- (2) Maharashtra Vidhan Sabha Elections 1978, as Congress (I) Candidate, from Chinchpokli, Mumbai, constituency
- (3) Maharashtra Vidhan Sabha Elections 1980, as Indian National Congress, Candidate, from Chinchpokli, Mumbai, constituency.
- 1) 1978–1980 – General Secretary, B.R.C.C. (I) Minority Cell.
- 2) 1978–1990 – Vice President Bombay Central South District Congress Committee.
- 3) Special Executive Magistrate (1988–1990)
- 4) Special Executive Officer (2004–2008)
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 (Taroq)||M||Independent||5720||16.87%|
|4 . Khan M. N.||M||Janata Party (Secular)||1304||3.85%|
- Elector : 115834 Voters : 34346 Poll percentage : 29.65% Valid votes: 33899
- "माजी आमदार शेख शमीम अहमद यांचे दु:खद निधन". Lokmat (in Marathi). 22 September 2019. Retrieved 26 February 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "ممبئی: معروف مسلم سیاست داں شیخ شمیم احمد کا انتقال، آج تدفین ہوگی". Qaumiawaz (in Urdu). 23 September 2019. Retrieved 28 February 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Shaikh Shamim Ahmed Ex. M.L.A." azamgarh.co. 18 August 2019.