42Mehbooba Mufti



Mehbooba Mufti (born 22 May 1959) is an Indian politician who served as the Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, from 4 April 2016 to 19 June 2018. She resigned on June 19 2018 after BJP withdrew support from the coalition government.  She was the first womanto hold the office.[2] Mehbooba Mufti is India's second Muslim woman chief minister after Syeda Anwara Taimur of Assam. She is the president of the Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and was a member of the Indian parliament, representing Anantnag in the 16th Lok Sabha; before she was sworn in as the Chief Minister of J&K. She had previously represented Anantnag in the 14th Lok Sabha (2004–09) but did not contest the 2009 election for the 15th Lok Sabha.

Early life

Born in 1959 in Akhran Nowpora, she earned her law degree from the University of Kashmir.

Her sister Rubaiya Sayeed was kidnapped when their father was appointed India's Home Minister in 1989 and released after a few days in exchange for some terrorists. The release of the terrorists was condemned by many sections of the society and the opposition.


S/o|D/o|W/o: Mufti Mohammad Sayeed
Age: 54
Address: Fair View Gupkar Road, Srinagar- 3, Anantnag

Details of Criminal Cases

Cases where charges framed

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Cases where Cognizance taken

Serial No. IPC Sections Applicable Other Details / Other Acts / Sections Applicable
1 500 Chief Judicial Magistrate Srinagar, Private Complaint u/s 500 RPC filled One Ali Mohammad Sagar of National Conference


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