Profile & Biography of M O H Farooq - New Kerala Governor
Read this article to know the profile & biography of M O H Farooq, who will be the new Kerala governor. Currently he is the governor of Jharkhand & he had occupied several positions in his professional career.
Profile & biography of M O H FarooqDate of birth: 6 September 1937
Present age: 74
Place of birth: Karikal, Pondicherry
College studied: Chennai Loyola College
Father: M O Hasan Kuthoos Maricar
Mother: Seyed Sultangani
Spouse: S A Kadhija Nachiyal
Hobbies: Sports, Reading & Horticulture
Permanent address: 64, Saffron Street, Pondicherry 605 001.
M O H Farooq was born in the year 6 September 1937 at Karikal in Pondicherry of India. His parents were M O Hasan Kuthoos Maricar & Seyed Sultangani. He was a member of the Pondicherry Legislative Assembly from 1964-1991 & also served as the speaker of the Pondicherry Legislative Assembly from 1964-1967 & 1980-1985 respectively. He was the chief minister of Pondicherry from 9 April 1967- 6 March 1968, 17 March 1969- 3 January 1974 & also from 1985-1990. Another point is that M O H Farooq was the opposition leader in the Pondicherry Legislative Assembly in the year 1990. He also represented Lok Sabha in the years 1991, 1996 & 1999 respectively.
It should be noted that M O H Farooq also occupied several positions like joint committee member to enquire the irregularities of securities & banking transaction from 1991-1996, member of consultative committee in the ministry of science & technology, standing committee member on home affairs, deputy chief whip on Congress Parliamentary party Lok Sabha & committee member on members of Parliament local area development scheme.
During his professional life, he visited several countries like Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, UK, USA & many more. But the latest news regarding M O H Farooq is that he will be the new governor of Kerala state in India. It should be noted that M O H Farooq is currently the Governor of Jharkhand & he will be replacing R S Gavai.