a politician from Kashmir
, is a prolific writer on politics, social issues and matters relating to empowerment of youth and women and is also a known blogger. Tanvir Sadiq is the son of a senior politician of J&K state Sadiq Ali
, and grandson of Jaffer Ali
who was a papier-machie artist and a renowned entrepreneur from Srinagar
. Tanvir Sadiq is a youth leader and a known face of Srinagar city; he is also Chairman of the Shia Intellectual Society.
Early life and education
Born on 7 January at Srinagar into a political family, Sadiq did his schooling at the Burn Hall Srinagar, and Tyndale Biscoe Memorial. Afterward he earned a Bachelor degree in Information Technology and Management.
He was the Head of the National Conference
Cyber Cell, was elected as a corporator (member of city council) of the Srinagar Municipal Corporation
, was re-elected as the Leader of the Opposition and was a mayoral
candidate twice. Sadiq worked as a member of two prestigious committees of the corporation and represented the corporation at various seminars.
Sadiq quit Mehbooba Mufti
both as Zonal President and as a member of the corporation and, rejecting their offer to be fielded as the party’s candidate from Zadibal, joined Omar Abdullah
's NC along with the entire Srinagar Zone both Youth and Parent on March 10, 2008. He was enlisted as a prospective candidate for Zadibal
Constituency. His name was cleared by the Core group and the... Read More