Umar Khalid is a well-known public figure, Jawaharlal Nehru University alumnus and researcher. He was also the former president of the Jawaharlal Nehru University Democratic Students Union in Delhi.
He made headlines when he was arrested by the Delhi Police on September 13, 2020 under the Prevention of Unlawful Activities Act. According to reports, he was arrested for taking part in the Delhi riots in January 2020.
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Umar Khalid was born on August 11, 1987 and is 33 years old in 2020. He was born and raised in a middle-class family in Jamia Nagar, New Delhi, India.
He received his primary education at the Rai Public School in Delhi. She then enrolled at the Kirori Mal College of the University of Delhi, where she obtained a bachelor’s degree in history.
He also has an M.A. and M.A. in History from Jawaharlal Nehru University in Delhi. Khalid also got his Ph. Graduated from Jawaharlal Nehru University and his thesis topic was “Challenging the Claims and Contingencies of the Jharkhand Adivasi Government”.
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Umar Khalid comes from a middle-class Muslim family from New Delhi, India. He is Indian by nationality. His father’s name is Syed Qasim Rasool Ilyas, former national leader of the Welfare Party of India, member of the Islamic Student Movement of India and owner of an Urdu magazine.
Her father’s native is in Maharashtra, India and her mother’s native is in western Uttar Pradesh and she is a housewife. She also has two brothers, her sister is Kulsoom Fatima and Sarah Fatima.
Umar Khalid’s marital status is single. He is not dating anyone and he is not even married. He is very secretive about his personal life and has never revealed his personal life publicly or to the media. He also believes in the Islamic religion.
Umar Khalid is a handsome man with a dignified character. He has a strong build with an impressive build and build. He is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs about 65 kg.
His hair color is black with a black beard and mustache. The sparkling black eyes of hers add to the personality of her. There are no tattoos on her body.
Umar Khalid began his career as a human rights activist after completing his Ph.D. He graduated from Jawaharlal Nehru University. He subsequently starred in a student documentary on Islamophobia in 2009, the same year he was invited to study at Yale University, but turned down the offer and stayed in India and began his work on behalf of national minorities.
In 2016, he participated in a student protest organized on the Jawaharlal Nehru University campus. They began to protest the punishment of Kashmiri separatists Maqbool Bhat and Afzal Guru (convicted of attacking parliament in 2001). During the rally, Umar shouted numerous anti-nationalist statements and was arrested by the police along with JNU Student Union President Kanhaiya Kumar.
Along with this protest, he participated in many other protests and became president of the Jawaharlal Nehru University Democratic Student Union.
Umar Khalid has been involved in a lot of controversy during his career due to his different ideologies. Many media outlets called him a terrorist after his arrest during a 2016 protest against the death penalty imposed by Maqbool Bhat and Afzal Gur.
He was also mired in controversy when he delivered an impassioned speech to his supporters and other JNU students and presented himself as a freedom fighter after his release from prison. He also posted a controversial post on his Facebook account comparing terrorist Burhan Vani to Che Guevara.
In 2018, he was expelled from the university following a high-level investigation into his involvement in the February 9, 2016 incident by a JNU committee. In the same year, he narrowly escaped and was killed when a man tried to shoot him at close range at the Indian Constitution Club.
He recently rose to prominence after being arrested by a Delhi Police task force on 13th September 2020 as guilty of being involved in the January 2020 riots in Delhi against the Change of Nationality Act announced by the government Indian.
Khalid was reported to have made provocative speeches at various places in Delhi, urging everyone to protest against the Indian government and block the streets during the visit of US President Donald Trump. He was supported and financed by Aam Aadmi party member Tahir Hussein, who had previously been arrested by the Delhi police. According to the police, Umar Khalid was registered as FIR and was brought to court in Delhi very quickly.
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He likes to read books, attend conferences and debates, get to know the Adivasis better. His favorite books are Before I Got Free and To Kill a Mockingbird. He also likes to watch movies and listen to songs. His favorite movies are Homeless, Life Is Beautiful and The Lion of the Desert, while his favorite musicians are Kabir Suman, Forbidden and MC Kash.
He is one of the most outspoken critics of the Bharatiya Janta party’s ideology and his political views are on the side of the Indian Communist Party.
According to his family, he was always a Marxist because he never believed in God, however, his family is very religious, but they doubted God and decided to become unbelievers.