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Molvi Iftikhar Hussain Ansari
مولوی افتخار حسین انصاری
|Born||26 April, 1940
Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India
|Died||30 September, 2014 (aged 74)
Dar-Ul-Jawad, Qamarwari Srinagar
|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|
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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