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Asaduddin Owaisi Asaduddin Owaisi DOB: 13 May 1969

Born on May 13, 1969, Asaduddin Owaisi is an Indian politician, who is the President of the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen. He is a three-time Member of Parliament (MP), representing the Hyderabad constituency in Lok Sabha, the lower house of the Indian Parliament. Owaisi made his political debut in 1994 in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election. Contesting from the Charminar constituency which his party has been winning since 1967, he defeated his nearest rival a breakaway party Majlis Bachao Tehreek's candidate by a margin of 40 thousand votes. In 2004 election, he was succeeded by Syed Ahmed Pasha Quadri as the member of the Assembly from the constituency. The All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) will contest only eight seats in Hyderabad out of the total 119 in the forthcoming Telangana elections, a senior party leader said on condition of anonymity.

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AIMIM Asaduddin Owaisi meets Om Prakash Rajbhar in Bahraich

News | Jul 08, 2021, 03:00 PM IST

Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party President Om Prakash Rajbhar met AIMIM National President Asaduddin Owaisi and discussed seat-sharing for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections 2022. The two leaders met at a five-star hotel, before the AIMIM chief proceeded on his onward journey to Bahraich.

Top 9 News: Asaduddin Owaisi slams RSS chief over his Hindutva slogan

News | Jul 05, 2021, 10:20 AM IST

"They are against Hindutva. Though at times, some false cases of lynching have been registered against people," Bhagwat said. The RSS chief urged Muslims not to get "trapped in the cycle of fear" that Islam is in danger in India.

Abki Baar Kiski Sarkar | Yogi Adityanath accepts Owaisi's 'challenge', says BJP will win over 300 se

News | Jul 04, 2021, 11:38 PM IST

Owaisi, while addressing a rally had vowed that his party will not let Yogi Adityanath become the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh again in 2022.

AIMIM to contest on 100 seats in UP assembly elections

Hakikat Kya Hai | Jun 28, 2021, 10:40 PM IST

After showing 'good performance' in the Bihar Assembly elections, the AIMIM party announced that it would contest 100 seats in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls in 2022.

Ground Report | Elderly Muslim man beaten up, beard cut off in Ghaziabad

News | Jun 15, 2021, 04:59 PM IST

The attackers allegedly abducted Abdul Samad from an autorickshaw and dragged him to a hut in a nearby forested area. A video of the vile incident, in which Mr Samad can be seen pleading with his attackers, has been circulated online.

UP Election 2022: Asaduddin Owaisi's entry will change the M+D equation? watch report

News | Jun 13, 2021, 04:00 PM IST

The AIMIM has set its sights on the 2022 assembly election even as it tries to wean Muslims away from the other parties. watch a special report on the M+D equation in up elections.

Muqabla | AIMIM Chief target BJP after Ajmer blast convict gets grand welcome in Gujarat

News | Jun 10, 2021, 06:55 PM IST

A convict in the 2007 Ajmer dargah blast case, in which three people were killed, was accorded a hero's welcome in Bharuch on Sunday by local people and members of the VHP, RSS and BJP, after he was released on bail.

AIMIM chief target Yogi govt over number of encounters in UP, says 37% of total encounter involve Muslims

News | Mar 15, 2021, 01:00 PM IST

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi target Yogi government over number of encounters in UP. Addressing a rally he said that there has been 6475 encounters in Uttar Pradesh and out of those 37% involve killing of Muslims. The AIMIM chief said that there is a rule of fear in UP and it should be stopped.

Asaduddin Owaisi ups the ante in Tamil Nadu. Watch report

Hakikat Kya Hai | Mar 13, 2021, 11:04 PM IST

Asaduddin Owaisi's AIMIM is seeking to make its foray into Tamil Nadu and has joined the AMMK-led alliance from which it will be contesting three seats--Vaniyambadi, Krishnagiri and Sankarapuram.

Tamil Nadu Election 2021: Owaisi's AIMIM joins hands with TTV, gets 3 seats in AMMK alliance

Politics | Mar 13, 2021, 04:00 PM IST

Asaduddin Owaisi’s All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen has tied up with TTV Dhinakaran’s Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) for the April 6 assembly elections in Tamil Nadu. The AMMK has allotted the AIMIM three seats - Vaniyambadi, Krishnagiri and Sankarapuram.

AIMIM ties up with AMMK in Tamil Nadu, to contest on 3 seats

News | Mar 09, 2021, 04:40 PM IST

AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi on March 08 said that his party will contest elections on three seats in alliance with TTV Dhinakaran-led AMMK in Vaniyambadi, Sankarapuram and Krishnagiri.

AIMIM to contest from 47 wards in Andhra municipal elections, party chief addresses a rally

Politics | Mar 07, 2021, 07:40 AM IST

The All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen (AIMIM) will contest in the Andhra Pradesh municipal elections from 47 wards where there is a sizable Muslim population. Andhra Pradesh will hold polls across 12 corporations and 75 municipalities on March 10.

AIMIM to contest Vidhan Sabha elections in WB

News | Jan 03, 2021, 08:37 PM IST

AIMIM Chief Asaduddin Owaisi in Kolkata said that his party will take part in upcoming Vidhan Sabha elections.

BJP-ruled states mocking Constitution through 'Love Jihad' laws: Owaisi

News | Dec 29, 2020, 07:10 PM IST

All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on December 29 said that BJP-ruled states are making a mockery of Constitution through 'Love Jihad' laws and their aim is to bring Muslims in bad light.

Decoding Owaisi's UP and West Bengal Game plan

News | Dec 24, 2020, 03:56 PM IST

What will be the Game plan of owaisi for UP and Bengal ?.. watch our Special Report

It won't even remain in contest in assembly election: Owaisi downplays BJP's GHMC performance

News | Dec 05, 2020, 08:23 PM IST

GHMC is a part of Telangana but mainland Telangana has a regional aspiration with a different political demography, says Asaduddin Owaisi.

People of Hyderabad have conducted 'Democratic Strike' on BJP: Asaduddin Owaisi

News | Dec 05, 2020, 12:08 AM IST

Expressing satisfaction over his party's performance in GHMC polls, AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi refused to admit any wave in the favour of the BJP. He said AIMIM's strike rate was best among all the parties as it won 44 of 51 wards.

GHMC civic polls: BJP only creating a hype, defaming 'brand' Hyderabad, says Owaisi

News | Nov 30, 2020, 01:44 PM IST

Elections to the GHMC will be held on December 1. The counting of votes for the poll would be taken up on December 4. There are 150 wards in all in the corporation, and the mayor’s post is reserved for a woman this time.

Demands of farmers' completely genuine: Owaisi on 'Delhi Chalo' protest

News | Nov 29, 2020, 11:21 PM IST

The All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on November 29 said the demands of the farmers who is protesting against the new farms laws is completely genuine.

'You will be renamed, but not Hyderabad', Owaisi lashes out at CM Yogi

News | Nov 29, 2020, 08:48 AM IST

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi in Hyderabad lashed out at UP CM Yogi Adityanath for his comments on renaming Hyderabad as Bhagyanagar if BJP comes to power.

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