M J Akbar
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|Full Name||Mobashar Jawed “M.J.” Akbar|
|Political Party||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|Political Journey||• 1989-1991: Elected as Congress MP from Kishanganj in Bihar|
• March 2014: Joined BJP as national spokesperson
• 5 July 2016: Sworn in as Minister of State for External Affairs
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 171 cm|
in meters– 1.71 m
in feet inches– 5’ 7”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms– 70 kg|
in pounds– 154 lbs
|Hair Colour||Grey (Semi-Bald)|
|Date of Birth||11 January 1951|
|Age (as in 2018)||67 Years|
|Birth Place||Telinipara, West Bengal, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Capricon|
|Hometown||New Delhi, India|
|School||Calcutta Boys’ School|
|College||Presidency College, Kolkata (1967–70)|
|Educational Qualification||BA (Hons.) in English from Presidency College, Calcutta|
|Family||Father– Sheikh Akbar Ali|
Mother– Imtiaz Akbar
Brother– Not Known
Sister– Gazala Akbar Sharma
|Address||K-1553, Palam Vihar, Gurgaon, Haryana 122015|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Wife/Spouse||Mallika Joseph Akbar (Former Journalist)|
|Children||Son– Prayaag Jawad Akbar|
Daughter– Mukulika Akbar
|Net Worth (approx.)||₹36.5 crore (as in 2016)|
Some Lesser Known Facts About M. J. Akbar
- Does M. J. Akbar smoke?: No
- Does M. J. Akbar drink alcohol?: Yes
- He was born in a Hindu family who later changed their religion to Islam.
- M.J. Akbar has done his BA (Hons) in English from Presidency College, Kolkata.
- Immediately after his graduation, he joined The Times of India as a trainee in 1971.
- With his emerging talent, he became the sub-editor of The Illustrated Weekly of India, which was India’s largest-selling magazine at that time.
- In 1975, Akbar got married to Mallika Joseph, his fellow mate at The Times of India. The couple is now blessed with a son- Prayaag, an alumnus of Dartmouth College, and daughter- Mukulika, a Law graduate from Jesus College, Cambridge.