Mirwaiz Mohammad Umar Farooq is born 23 March 1973 in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir.
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.
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|
|Date of Birth||23 March 1973|
|Age (as in 2019)||46 Years|
|School||Burn Hall School|
|Educational Qualification||Postgraduate degree in Islamic Studies called ‘Moulvi Fazil’, and a PhD on the topic “Politico-Islamic role of Shah-e-Hamdan”.|
|Relationships & More|
|Children||Son– 1 (born on 11 February 2017)
|Parents||Father– Late Mirwaiz Maulvi Farooq
Mother– Name Not Known
Sister– Rabia Farooq