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Molvi Iftikhar Hussain Ansari
مولوی افتخار حسین انصاری
Constituency Pattan, Baramulla
Personal details
Born 26 April, 1940
Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Died 30 September, 2014 (aged 74)
Dar-Ul-Jawad, Qamarwari Srinagar
Nationality Indian
Political party Jammu and Kashmir People's Democratic Party
Children Imran Raza Ansari, Irfan Ansari, and a Daughter
Residence Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir
Alma mater Sultanul Madaris, Lucknow, India
Website http://www.ajksa.com

Molvi Iftikhar Hussain Ansari (Kashmiri: मौलवी इफ्तिखार हुसैन अंसारी (Devanagari), مولوی افتخار حسین ااری (Nastaleeq)) (26 April 1940 – 30 September 2014) was a Kashmiri Shia cleric, politician and a businessman. He succeeded his father Molvi Muhammad Jawad Ansari as president of All Jammu and Kashmir Shia Association in Jammu & Kashmir in 1962.

He was a sitting member of Jammu and Kashmir's Legislative Assembly for the Jammu and Kashmir People's Democratic Party. He was earlier a member of National Conference and Congress. He was also a business tycoon with interest in car dealerships.

On morning of 30 September 2014, Iftikhar Hussain died of due to cirrhosis, aged 74.


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