Majid Khan (Lashkar-e-Taiba) Age, Biography, Education, Family & More

Majid Khan

Real NameMajid Khan
Nickname(s)"David Beckham of Sadiquabad," "Pollock," "Abu Ishmayel"
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in feet inches- 5’ 8”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 65 kg
in pounds- 143 lbs
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourAsh Brown
Personal Life
Date of BirthYear, 1995
Age (as in 2017)22 Years
Birth PlaceSadiquabad, Anantnag, Kashmir, India
HometownAnantnag, Kashmir, India
SchoolNot Know
CollegeGovernment Degree Boy’s College, Anantnag
Educational QualificationGraduation (dropped out)
FamilyFather- Irshad Khan (Government Employee)
Mother- Ayesha (Homemaker)
Brother- None
Sister- None
HobbiesPlaying Football, Travelling, Biking
ControversiesIn November 2017, he left his home in Anantnag to join Lashkar-e-Taiba (an Islamic militant organization).
Favourite Things
Favourite Sport(s)Football, Cricket
Favourite Footballer David Beckham
Favourite CricketerShahid Afridi
Favourite WWE WrestlerJohn Cena
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known

Majid Khan

Some Lesser Known Facts About Majid Khan

  • Does Majid Khan smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Majid Khan drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • He was born to a modest family in Sadiquabad, Anantnag.
  • Growing up, he developed an interest in football. Majid Khan Playing Football
  • His interest in football earned him the nickname- David Beckham of Sadiquabad. Majid Khan Imitating As David Beckham
  • His friends say that Anantnag won its first inter-district football match because of him. Majid Khan Footballer
  • Over the past years, Majid had mobilised volunteers for blood donation drives and worked tirelessly for a local charitable organisation. Majid Khan As Volunteer
  • On 9 November 2017, he went missing from his home in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district to join the Lashkar-e-Taiba.
  • According to sources, after joining Lashkar-e-Taiba, Majid earned a new code name- Abu Ishmayel.
  • After hearing the news of his departure, Majid’s father, Irshad Khan, suffered a cardiac arrest. However, later he was discharged from the hospital.
  • According to his friends and relatives, the reason behind Majid’s decision to join the militant organisation seems to have come with the killing of his close friend, Yawar Nisar, who had joined the militant organisation only days before he was killed in August 2017.
  • Majid was disturbed because of Yawar’s death and perhaps, the incident was the main reason that triggered him decide to join the militant organisation.
  • Soon after his departure, a video of his inconsolable mother, Aisha, went viral on social media in Kashmir.

<<<{(€(QNS)€)}>>>>> Heartbreak for Anantnag family as only son, a promising footballer, joins LeT. Ayesha Khan, mother of newly recruited militant Majid Khan, weeps inconsolably and beats her chest as she implores her son to return. She says just wants her son back. In this video At least ten women in the family’s sitting room hold her back as she shrieks and cries. Majid, a second-year under-graduate commerce student at the govt degree college Anantnag, is the LeT’s latest recruit in the Valley. He is a renowned footballer of the town and had passed class 10 and 12 board examinations with high scores. Majid is the only son of the Khans. His two elder sisters are married. The two sisters, along with their husbands and children, moved into the family home in Anantnag town soon after they got to know that their brother reportedly joined the militants thursday night.Senior superintendent of police, Anantnag, Altaf Ahmed Khan said the police could facilitate his return.“I have spoken to the family. They were weeping bitterly, seeking a return of the boy. I have told them to try and establish a contact with him and we will facilitate his return. It’s our responsibility to help this small boy return,”

Posted by QNS 24×7 on Monday, November 13, 2017

  • Multiple tweets and messages on Social Media started poring urging Majid to return to his home.
  • On 16 November 2017, Majid surrendered before the Army’s 1 Rashtriya Rifles and the police.