|Member of Parliament - Lok Sabha|
|Born||(1959-05-28) 28 May 1959 (age 58)|
Muthupet, Distt. Tiruvarur, Tamil Nadu
|Political party||Indian Union Muslim League|
|Children||Son-2(Riaz Ahmed,Siddiq Ahmed),Daughter-1(Haleema).|
|Residence||Chennai and New Delhi|
|Alma mater||M.A. (Economics), Diploma in Computer Programming Educated at Jamal Mohamed College, Tiruchrappalli, Tamil Nadu and Institute of Business Applications, Chennai.|
Abdul Rahman (Tamil - அப்துல் ரகுமான்) is an Indian politician and former member of the Parliament of India from Vellore Constituency, Tamil Nadu. He represents the Indian Union Muslim League party. IUML and DMK both are friendly parties in Tamil Nadu state, so he represented in DMK election symbol.
Abdul Rahman was born in Muthupet, Tiruvarur, Tamil Nadu on 28 May 1959. Abdul Rahman is post graduate in Economics from Jamal Mohamed College, Tiruchrappalli. Prior to that he did Diploma in Computer Programming from Institute of Business Applications, Chennai.
According to the official portal of the Indian Government, the National Portal of India, Rahman describes his special interests as "Working for peace in society; inculcating ethical and spiritual values among the people and striving for communal harmony; spreading the study of comparative religion; to work for harmony of hearts and meeting of minds of our people in different cultures and to see India as the prosperous blissful land of peace".
|01||2001||2009||Member, Higher Level Political Affairs Committee, (I.U.M.L.), Tamil Nadu|
|02||2009||-||Member of 15th Lok Sabha|
|03||31-Aug-2009||-||Member, Committee on Information Technology|
|04||23-Sep-2009||-||Member, Library Committee|
|05||2013||-||Member, Tamil Nadu Wakf Board|
Other Position and Awards
President, Quaide Millath Forum, Chennai; Vice-President, : (i) The Bank and (ii) Indian Muslim Association, U.A.E.; Founder Member of Indian Community Welfare Committee of Indian Consulate, Dubai; awarded, (i) "Outstanding Personality in Keeping Communal Harmony" award by Tamil Sangam; (ii) Personality award for communal amity conferred by Jamal Mohamed College, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu; (iii) first prize in State level elocution competition during school and college education
Son of Shri Mohammed Haji Vakken and Smt. Biriyumma Hajjumma Palamadathil; born at Cherussola on 15th March 1961; SSLC; Social Worker.
Entered politics through Muslim Youth League; was State Vice President and Treasurer of Muslim Youth League; Secretary, Abu Dhabi K.M.C.C.; Chairman, Malappuram District Panchayat Standing Committee on Public Works; Director, Moyinkutty Vaidyar Smaraka Committee; was Muslim League Kuttippuram Mandalam President and President of Tirur Assembly Constituency; State Working Committee Member, Muslim League; Member, Committee on the Welfare of Backward Classes Communities and Committee on the Welfare of Non-Resident Keralites of Kerala Legislature; President, Farook College PTA . A forefronter in Vijayabheri Educational Project, Smart Classroom Project and District Hospital Renovation Project etc. organised by Malappuram District Panchayat.
Well known orator, recipient of the State Government’s award for the best conduct of Akshaya Project.
Now Muslim League State Working Committee Member.
Previously elected to K.L.A. in 2006.