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Mehbooba Mufti

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Mehbooba Mufti
Mufti in 2016
Vice-chair of People's Alliance for Gupkar Declaration
Assumed office
20 October 2020
ChairFarooq Abdullah
Preceded byPosition established
9th Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir
In office
4 April 2016 – 19 June 2018
GovernorNarinder Nath Vohra
Satyapal Malik
Preceded byMufti Mohammad Sayeed
Succeeded byPresident's rule
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
In office
Preceded byMirza Mehboob Beg
Succeeded byHasnain Masoodi
In office
16 May 2004 – 16 May 2009
Preceded byAli Muhammad Naik
Succeeded byMirza Mehboob Beg
President of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party
Assumed office
January 2009
Personal details
Born (1959-05-22) 22 May 1959 (age 65)
Bijbehara, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Political partyJammu and Kashmir People's Democratic Party
Spouse(s)Javed Iqbal Shah[1]
ChildrenTwo daughters
FatherMufti Mohammad Sayeed
Alma materUniversity of Kashmir

Mehbooba Mufti (born 22 May 1959) is an Indian politician who served as the last Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir as a State, from 4 April 2016 to 19 June 2018. She was the first woman Chief minister of the state.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Insider tears into Muftis and family party". Telegraph India. 2 March 2016.
  2. "Mehbooba is J-K's first woman CM and India's 16th". Hindustan Times. 2016-04-04. Retrieved 2022-03-21.