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Ahmed Patel was an Indian politician and Member of Parliament from the Indian National Congress. He was well known as a political secretary to Congress President Sonia Gandhi.
Ahmed Patel was born on 21 August 1949 (age 71 years; at the time of death), in Delhi. He was born to Mohammed Ishikji Patel and Hawaben Mohammedbhai in the western Indian state of Gujarat.
Ahmed Patel did his bachelor’s degree from Bharuch’s Jayendra Puri Arts and Science College. He was an active sportsman during his early days and captained for his college cricket and badminton tournaments. It was during his college days that he got involved in public life by assisting his father in the cooperative bank movement.
In the year 1976, Ahmed Patel got married to Memoona Ahmed Patel. They both have a daughter and a son. His son’s name is Faisal Patel and his daughter’s name is Mumtaz Patel.
Death Reason or Cause
Patel died on 25 November 2020 due to multiple organ failures stemming from COVID-19. He was admitted to the Medanta Hospital and was in the ICU upon being diagnosed with COVID-19.
— Faisal Patel (@mfaisalpatel) November 24, 2020
In 1977, in the first general elections after the Emergency, Ahmed Patel was given a Congress ticket from the Bharuch Lok Sabha constituency. In that election he was one of the 153 parliamentarians elected on a Congress ticket, which at that point of time turned out to the party’s worst performance since independence.
During the UPA government regime between 2004 and 2014, Ahmed Patel was one of its chief troubleshooters and coordinators between the government and party. Apart from politics, he is extensively involved in philanthropic and charitable activities, particularly in his home district of Bharuch.
|Ahmed Patel Biography/Wiki|
|Real Name||Ahmedbhai Mohammedbhai Patel|
|Debut||Congress ticket from the Bharuch Lok Sabha constituency.|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 160 cm
in meters– 1.64 m
in feet & inches– 5’ 4”
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Date of Birth||21 August 1949|
|Birthplace||Bharuch, Bombay State, India|
|Date of Death||25 November 2020|
|Age (as the time of death)||71 Years|
|College/University||Jayendra Puri Arts and Science College|
|Educational Qualification||Bachelor’s degree|
|Wife/Spouse||Ahmed Patel wife: Memoona Patel|
|Parents||Ahmed Patel Mother: Hawaben Mohammedbhai
Ahmed Patel Father: Mohammed Ishikji Patel
|Son/Daughter||Son Faisal Patel
Daughter Mumtaz Patel
|Relationships & More|
Unknown Interesting Facts About Ahmed Patel
- Ahmed Patel used to stay away from the media, as he kept his personal life away from the limelight.
- He has represented Gujarat seven times in the Indian Parliament, three times in the lower house or Lok Sabha ( 1977 – 1989), and four times in the Upper House or Rajya Sabha ( 1993 till Present).
- As of date, he remains the only Muslim parliamentarian from the state of Gujarat.