Mirwaiz Mohammad Umar Farooq is born 23 March 1973 in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir.

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Mirwaiz Mohammad Umar Farooq Career

As the Mirwaiz of Kashmir and chairman of the Hurriyat Conference, Umar Farooq has an important religious as well as political role in the Kashmir Valley.

He is the chairman of the Awami Action Committee, one of the two key factions of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference. In October 2014, Farooq was listed as one of The 500 Most Influential Muslims by the Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre.

Mirwaiz Mohammad Umar Farooq Personal life

His father name is Mirwaiz Maulvi Farooq. Mirwaiz Umar Farooq is married to Indian-American Sheeba Masoodi, youngest daughter of Sibtain Masoodi, He is a father of two daughter Maryam and Zainab; and a son born on 11 February 2017.

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Mirwaiz Mohammad Umar Farooq Edutaion

He completed his education from University of Kashmir, Burn Hall School. He had interests in computers and wanted to become a software engineer. He holds a postgraduate degree in Islamic Studies called ‘Moulvi Fazil’, and a PhD in same from Kashmir University.

Full Name Mirwaiz Mohammad Umar Farooq
Other Name Umar Farooq
Profession Kashmiri Separatist Leader and Religious Cleric
A Kashmiri separatist leader
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 23 March 1973
Age (as in 2019) 46 Years
Birthplace Srinagar
Zodiac sign Aries
Nationality Indian
Hometown Srinagar
School Burn Hall School
University Kashmir University
Educational Qualification Postgraduate degree in Islamic Studies called ‘Moulvi Fazil’, and a PhD on the topic “Politico-Islamic role of Shah-e-Hamdan”.
Religion Islam
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Tattoo(s) None
Relationships & More
Marital Status Married
Marriage Year 2002
Wife Sheeba Masoodi
Children Son– 1 (born on 11 February 2017)
• Maryam
• Zainab
Parents Father– Late Mirwaiz Maulvi Farooq

Mother– Name Not Known

Siblings Brother– None
Sister– Rabia Farooq