Mukhtar Ansari Age, Biography, Wife & More


Real NameMukhtar Ansari
ProfessionIndian Politician
PartyBahujan Samaj Party (BSP)
Political Journey • In 1996, became an MLA of Bahujan Samaj Party from Mau in Uttar Pradesh.
• In 2002, became an Independent MLA from Mau in Uttar Pradesh.
• In 2007, again became an Independent MLA from Mau in Uttar Pradesh.
• In 2009, fought for Lok Sabha seat with BSP ticket from the Varanasi constituency and lost to BJP's Murali Manohar Joshi.
• In 2012, became an MLA of Quami Ekta Dal from Mau in Uttar Pradesh.
Biggest RivalBrijesh Singh
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 2”
Weightin Kilograms- 92 kg
in Pounds- 203 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of BirthYear 1960
Age (as in 2016)56 Years
Birth PlaceGhazipur, Uttar Pradesh
Zodiac sign/Sun signNot Known
HometownGhazipur, Uttar Pradesh
SchoolNot Known
College/UniversityPost Graduate Gazipur College Rambadh, Ghazipur, Uttar Pradesh
Gorakhpur University Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh
Educational QualificationB.A. in 1984 from Post Graduate Gazipur College
DebutIn 1996, when he became an MLA from Mau in Uttar Pradesh
FamilyFather- Subhanullah Ansari
Grandfather- Mukhtar Ahmed Ansari (Former President of Indian National Congress)
Mother- Name Not Known
Brother- Afzal Ansari, Sibakatullah Ansari (both elder)
Sister- N/A
AddressMohalla Darjimahal-2 ,Prince Cinema Road, Yusufpur-Mohammadabad, Dist-Gazipur UP 233227
HobbiesPlaying Cricket
Controversies• 5 charges related to criminal intimidation (IPC Section-506).
• 4 charges related to Attempt to murder (IPC Section-307).
• 4 charges related to Murder (IPC Section-302).
• 2 charges related to Dishonest misappropriation of property possessed by deceased person at the time of his death (IPC Section-404).
• 2 charges related to Cheating and dishonestly inducing delivery of property (IPC Section-420).
• 1 charges related to voluntarily causing grievous hurt (IPC Section-325).
• 1 charges related to Forgery for purpose of cheating (IPC Section-468).
• 5 charges related to Punishment of criminal conspiracy (IPC Section-120B).
• 4 charges related to Punishment for Rioting (IPC Section-147).
• 3 charges related to Rioting, armed with deadly weapon (IPC Section-148).
• 3 charges related to Every member of unlawful assembly guilty of offence committed in prosecution of common object (IPC Section-149).
• 2 charges related to Assault or criminal force to deter public servant from discharge of his duty (IPC Section-353).
• 2 charges related to Acts done by several persons in furtherance of common intention (IPC Section-34).
• 1 charges related to Intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of the peace (IPC Section-504).
• 1 charges related to cheating by personation (IPC Section-419).
• 1 charges related to Punishment of abetment if the act abetted is committed in consequence, and where no express provision is made for its punishment (IPC Section-109).
• 1 charges related to Act endangering life or personal safety of others (IPC Section-336).
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeAfsa Ansari
ChildrenSons- Abbas (elder), Umar
Daughter- N/A
Money Factor
SalaryNot Known
Net Worth (approx.)18 crore INR (as in 2014)


Some Lesser Known Facts About Mukhtar Ansari

  • Does Mukhtar Ansari smoke:? Not Known
  • Does Mukhtar Ansari drink alcohol:? Not Known
  • He was born in Ghazipur, Uttar Pradesh.
  • He is the grandson of Mukhtar Ahmed Ansari (a former President of the Indian National Congress).
  • In the 1970s, he became a member of the Makhanu Singh gang. In the 1980s, this gang clashed several times with another gang led by Sahib Singh over a plot of land.
  • A member of the Sahib Singh’s gang, Brijesh Singh, later formed his own gang and became a staunch rival of Mukhtar Ansari.
  • Gangs of Mukhtar Ansari and Brijesh Singh clashed many times over contracts such as Railways, Public Works, Coal Mining and Liquor Business.
  • He entered politics in the late 90s and started challenging Brijesh Singh’s dominance.
  • Mukhtar Ansari and Brijesh Singh became two main gang rivals in the Eastern Uttar Pradesh called Poorvanchal.
  • Once in a clash between Ansari gang and Brijesh gang, Ansari presumed Brijesh to be dead. However, Brijesh was later found to be alive.
  • Ansari murdered a BJP MLA Krishnanand Rai as he was a close aid of Brijesh Singh.
  • In 2007, he joined Bahujan Samaj Party and Mayawati called him a messiah of the poor and portrayed him as Robin Hood.
  • Since 2005, he has been in Jail.
  • In 2010, Mayawati expelled him from her Party on criminal charges.
  • In 2010, after being expelled from the BSP, he formed his own political party Quami Ekta Dal (QED) along with his brothers Afzal and Sibkatillah.
  • During the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections, he announced to contest against Narendra Modi from the Varanasi constituency. However, later he withdrew his candidature.
  • On 26 January 2017, he rejoined BSP before the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections.
  • Mukhtar Ansari’s son Abbas Ansari is an international level shooter. mukhtar-ansari-son-international-level-shooter