Fifth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile


SHAMIM, SHRI S.A.,  B.A., LL.B., (Ind.) Jammu & Kashmir-Srinagar—1971, Son of Mohd. Yakube; b. on November 7, 1934; ed. at S.P. College, Srinagar and Aligarh Muslim University; m. Shrimati Sakina Begum, May, 1964; 3 d.; Advocate and Journalist; was Editor, 'Tameer' a Monthly Urdu journal published by Jammu and Kashmir Government; was Information Officer, J and K Government, till 1963; Editor 'Aina' Urdu Weekly since 1964; Editor, Aligarh Magazine (Urdu), 1965; Member, Executive Council Anjuman-i-Turrqi Urdu; Chairman, State People's Party and Organizing Secretary, State People's Convention; President, Non-Gazetted Employees' Union of Telephones & Telegraphs Department, Kashmir Circle; Member, J & K State Legislature, 1967-71.

Favourite pastime and recreation.—Study of English and Urdu literature.

Special interest.—Journalism.

Travels abroad.—Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Permanent address.—1, Residency Road, Srinagar, Kashmir.