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Mohammad, Shri Asrarul Haque

Mohammad, Shri Asrarul Haque


A writer by Profession turned Politician was a member of Parliament and represented Kishanganj seat.Haque won from the Kishanganj seat in the 2009 Indian general election by contesting on an Indian National Congress ticket. In the 2014 general election, he contested against Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Dilip Jaiswal.He retained his seat in the election, polling the highest number of votes in the state. Haque's tenure as a Member of Parliament saw the establishment of a 224-acre (91ha) centre for Aligarh Muslim University in Kishanganj. However, as of May 2014, only the Bachelor of Education course was being offered. Two Circles wrote that the condition of government colleges was "disappointing" and blamed Haque for not taking steps for their improvement.

Personal Life

Full Name Mohammad, Shri Asrarul Haque
Date of Birth 15 Feb 1942
Date of Death 07 Dec 2018 (Age 76)
Place of Birth Vill. Tarabari, Distt. Kishanganj (Bihar)
Party name Indian National Congress
Education Post Graduate
Profession Writer,Social Worker
Father's Name Shri Munshi Umed Ali
Mother's Name Smt. Amna Khatoon
Spouse's Name Late Smt. Salma Khatoon
No of Sons 3
No of Daughters 2


Permanent address Village - Tarabari, P.O. - Tarabari Chowk, Block - Dighalbank, Distt. - Kishanganj, Bihar
Present address 16 - 18, South Avenue, New Delhi - 110 011
Contact number 09013180352
Email mahaqqasmi@gmail.com

Interesting Facts

He has set up 163 primary educational institutions and also established Milli Girls schools in Kishanganj, Bihar which distributed relief material among the victims of Tsunami and flood in Bihar

Writing (regular columnist since four decades) and written about ten thousand articles on diverse social, cultural, political and religious issues in all leading urdu dailies, some of which produced in other language newspapers in India and some foreign journals as well

Political Timeline

  • 2018
    Haque addressed a gathering of students and teachers at Darul Uloom Suffah on 6th December, 2018. He was pronounced dead at around 3:30 AM, 7th December 2018. The cause of death was a heart attack. 7 Dec. 2018: Declared Dead
  • 2014
    He was Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (2nd term) He defeated Dr Dilip Kumar Jaiswal of BJP by 194,612 votes. 1 Sep. 2014 - 7 Dec. 2018: He was the Member, Standing Committee on Industry Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Human Resource Development Special Invitee, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Minority Affairs Member of the Court, Jawaharlal Nehru University
  • 2009
    He was Elected to 15th Lok Sabha He defeated Syed Mahmood Ashraf of JD(U) by 80,269 votes. 31 Aug. 2009 Member, Standing Committee on Home Affairs
Net Worth46.17 LAKHS

Disclaimer: The information relating to the candidate is an archive based on the self-declared affidavit filed at the time of elections. The current status may be different. For the latest on the candidate kindly refer to the affidavit filed by the candidate with the Election Commission of India in the recent election.


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