Dr. Farooq Abdullah

Dr. Farooq Abdullah

Constituency   :Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir )
Party Name     :Jammu and Kashmir National Conference(J&KNC)
Email Address :iamfarooq70[AT]hotmail[DOT]com
Father’s NameLate Shri Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah
Mother’s NameLate Smt. Akbar Jehan Begam
Date of Birth21 Oct 1937
Place of BirthSrinagar ( Jammu & Kashmir)
Marital StatusMarried
Date of Marriage14 Sep 1968
Spouse’s NameSmt. Mollie Abdullah
No. of Sons1
No.of Daughters3
Educational
Qualifications
M.B.B.S.
Educated at S.M.S. Medical College, Jaipur, Rajasthan
ProfessionSocial Worker
Permanent Address
40, Gupkar Road,
Srinagar,
Jammu & Kashmir
Tel : (0194) 2452540, 09018210000 (M)
Fax. (0194) 2452120
Present Address
Upper Ground Floor, Flat – D,
Sagar Apartment, 6, Tilak Marg,
New Delhi-110001
09018210000, 09868181158 (M)
Fax : (0194) 2452120
Positions Held
1980-82Elected to 7th Lok Sabha
1982-83Member, Jammu & Kashmir Legislative Assembly
Minister of Health, Jammu & Kashmir
1983-87Member, Jammu & Kashmir Legislative Assembly (second term)
Chief Minister, Jammu & Kashmir
1987-90Member, Jammu & Kashmir Legislative Assembly (third term)
Chief Minister, Jammu & Kashmir
1996-2002Member, Jammu & Kashmir Legislative Assembly (fourth term)
Chief Minister, Jammu & Kashmir
2002Member, Rajya Sabha
Dec. 2008-Feb. 09Member, Jammu & Kashmir Legislative Assembly (fifth term)
Feb. 2009Re-elected to Rajya Sabha (2nd term)
2009Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
Leader, Jammu and Kashmir National Conference Parliamentary Party, Lok Sabha
31 May 2009 – May 2014Union Cabinet Minister, New and Renewable Energy
President, Jammu and Kashmir National Conference
15 April 2017Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha in a bye-election (3rd term)
Special Interests
To work for National Health Service in India.
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Photography, classical music and ghazals.
Sports and Clubs
Golf; Member: (i) Delhi Golf Club; (ii) DLF Golf Club; (iii) Royal Spring Golf Course, Kashmir; and (iv) St. Andrews, Scotland and President, J&K Cricket Association.
Countries Visited
Widely Travelled
Other Information
Awarded (i) Dr. B.C. Roy Award as a medical man -cum-statesman; (ii) D.Litt. (Honoris causa), Aligarh Muslim University; and (iii) Degree of Letters (Honoris Causa), Pondicherry University, Puducherry

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