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Aziz Qureshi
عزیز قریشی
Governor of Mizoram
In office
31 December 2014 – 28 March 2015
Preceded by Krishan Kant Paul
Governor of Uttarakhand
In office
15 May 2012 – 7 January 2015
Preceded by Margaret Alva
Succeeded by Krishan Kant Paul
Personal details
Born (1940-04-24) 24 April 1940 (age 75)
Nationality Indian
Political party Indian National Congress
Spouse(s) Unmarried
Children NA
Residence Raj Bhavan, Aizawl, Mizoram
Alma mater Agra University
Vikram University
Bhopal University
Profession Lawyer
Religion Islam

Aziz Qureshi (Urdu: ازیز قوریشی) was the 15th Governor of Mizoram.[1] He has also served as the governor of Uttarakhand and acting governor of Uttar Pradesh.[2]


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Preceded by
Margaret Alva
Governor of Uttarakhand
15 May 2012 – 7 January 2015
Succeeded by
K. K. Paul
Preceded by
K. K. Paul
Governor of Mizoram
30 December 2014 – Incumbent
Succeeded by

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Sat, 09 Jan 2016 06:48:45 -0800

Meerut: Former Mizoram Governor Aziz Qureshi today said nobody should be killed for consuming beef even though "I am against cow slaughter". "How can we kill somebody for eating meat, even if it's beef," he told reporters here as he emphasised he is ...

The Indian Express

The Indian Express
Wed, 27 Jan 2016 11:28:41 -0800

A five-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice T S Thakur was hearing a petition filed by former Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi and former Puducherry Lt Governor Virendra Kataria. Written by Utkarsh Anand New Delhi Published:Jan 28, 2016, ...

India Today

India Today
Sat, 08 Aug 2015 06:35:18 -0700

Former UP Governor Aziz Qureshi on Saturday termed Hyderabad's Owaisi brothers as the biggest enemies of Indian Muslims and claimed that the ISI had agents in India who should be beheaded for the sake of the country. Talking to India Today in Agra, ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 04:29:45 -0700

The NDA government, which is all set to announce names for filling gubernatorial positions in several States, on Saturday announced the removal of Dr. Aziz Qureshi as Governor of Mizoram. In 2014, Dr. Qureshi had fiercely objected to being asked to put ...

India Tribune

India Tribune
Sat, 30 Jan 2016 10:11:15 -0800

New Delhi, January 30: The Supreme Court, on January 28, issued a notice to the BJP-led NDA government seeking a detailed response from it in connection with the issue of sacking of UPA-appointed Governors in the states of Uttarakhand and ...
Economic Times
Thu, 03 Dec 2015 05:52:30 -0800

LUCKNOW: Congress today termed as "unfortunate" former Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi's remarks that contesting the Uttar Pradesh election alone will be like committing suicide for the party, and said the comments were unbecoming of a leader of his ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Thu, 21 Jan 2016 07:00:00 -0800

The festival opened with “Hor Ik Sachh” adapted by senior theatre personality Aziz Qureshi from Ismat Chughtai's much admired story “Dozakh” under the direction of Kajal Suri. A production of Indian Peoples Theatre Association, Delhi, Qureshi had ...
Times of India
Wed, 27 Jan 2016 08:52:30 -0800

MUSSOORIE: A historian, Gopal Bharadwaj, in Mussoorie is threatening to burn two rare Sanskrit manuscripts - a Panchang (Hindu calendar) and a Bhagwat Puran (religious text) - after his repeated pleas to authorities to help preserve them fell on deaf ears.

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