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Who was Aamir Liaquat Hussain?

Aamir Liaquat Hussain ( July 1971 – 9 June 2022) was a Pakistani politician, columnist and television host. Hussain was a top ranking TV anchor and was listed three times in The 500 influential Muslims worldwide, and was among 100 popular personalities of Pakistan.

 He was criticized on media numerous times due to his controversial comments about superstars. He was a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan from August 2018 to October 2021, when he resigned from the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf.

Aamir Liaquat, Pak Politician And TV Host, Dies At 49

Aamir Liaquat, Pak Politician And TV Host, Dies At 49
Aamir Liaquat, Pak Politician, And TV Host, Dies At 49

Pakistan’s former Member of the National Assembly (MNA) and popular television host Aamir Liaquat, 49, died in Karachi under mysterious circumstances, local media reported on Thursday.

The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader was found unconscious at his home in Khudad Colony and shifted to a private hospital in a critical condition.

According to reports, Liaquat felt discomfort on Wednesday night, however, he refused to go to the hospital, reported Pakistan’s local media outlet Geo TV.

Javed, Liaquat’s employee said a scream was heard from Liaquat’s room Thursday morning. The room was locked from the inside. When there was no response from the other end, his domestic staff broke down his room’s door.

Afterwards, the doctors said that Liaquat was dead when he was brought to the hospital. Police initiated an investigation into Amir Liaquat’s death. The police also conducted a search at his home in Karachi’s Khudadad Colony.

Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) East said the police will also obtain CCTV footage to gather and ascertain the facts which led to the death of the PTI leader. As Liaquat’s death occurred under mysterious circumstances, the police authorities have decided to conduct a post-mortem.

As per the East SSP, the police examined Liaquat’s house and everything was in place.

The police cordoned off his bedroom after collecting evidence. Police said that the family’s permission has been acquired for an autopsy after which a report will be prepared on the cause of death.

Furthermore, the statement of Amir’s driver Javed will also be taken by the police as he is the one who informed the police about the incident. A time for Liaquat’s funeral prayers will be announced later, Geo News reported.

Aamir Liaquat Hussain

Aamir Liaquat Hussain is a Pakistani political figure, religious personality, poet and anchor person. He had facilitated “Aalim Online”, “Subh-e-Pakistan” and “Inaam Ghar” on Geo TV, beforehand showing up on ARY Digital and Express Entertainment too.

Aamir Liaquat challenged in 2002 and he was chosen to the National Assembly associated party with Muttahida Qaumi Movement. He surrendered from his position as an individual from the National Assembly and from his seat as the Minister of Religious Affairs in 2007.

In 2005, an inquiry exposed that his degrees were false. In 2008 he was banished from Muttahida Qaumi Movement. He is at present presenting governmental talk show “Aisay Nahi Chalay Ga” on Bol TV.

Aamir Liaquat was born on July 5, 1971 in Karachi, Pakistan, Sindh. His father Sheikh Liaquat Hussain was additionally an individual from the National Assembly. He won a seat in 1997 subsequently having joined the Muttahida Qaumi Movement in 1994.

Born5 July 1971
Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Died9 June 2022 (aged 50)
Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Political partyPakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (2018–2022)
Other political
affiliations
Muttahida Qaumi Movement (2002–2016)
Spouse(s)Syeda Bushra Iqbal ​(div. 2020)
Syeda Tuba Aamir​​(m. 2018; div. 2022)​
Syeda Dania Shah​​(m. 2022; div. 2022)​.
ChildrenDua Aamir (daughter)
Ahmed Aamir (son)
Parent(s)Sheikh Liaquat Hussain (father)
Ghousia Mehmooda Sultana (mother)
Residence(s)Karachi
OccupationTV show host, Politician, Columnist

Aamir Liaquat Hussain Education

Hussain’s claim to receive an MBBS degree from Liaquat Medical College Jamshoro in 1995 was also falsified based on the fact that if he had a MBBS degree in 1995 he would not need any fake bachelors, masters and doctorate degrees to contest the 2002 general elections.

It was also noted that one cannot pursue two different faculties at a same time since Hussain claim to have both his MBBS degree in 1995 and BA in Islamic Studies from Trinity College in 1995.

Aamir Liaquat Hussain Career

Hussain was a radio broadcaster on FM101. He is also known for hosting Ramadan transmissions; for Suhur and Iftar, for many years. He started his television career from Pakistan Television Corporation but was fired shortly.

He joined Geo TV as founding member in 2001 where he hosted religious program Aalim Online. In 2010, Hussain left Geo TV and joined ARY Digital Network as Managing Director of ARY Qtv and as Executive Director of ARY Digital. He hosted religious program Aalim Aur Aalam there.

He then hosted Pehchan Ramazan in 2012, after rejoining Geo TV, and Amaan Ramazan in 2013. In January 2014, he became the vice president of Geo TV, and hosted game show Inaam Ghar.

Previously, he was a member of the National Assembly from 2002 to 2007 and served as the Minister of State for Religious Affairs from 2004 to 2007 in the federal cabinet of Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz.

In 2008, Hussain in his TV special Khatmay Nabuwat criticised the Ahmadi Community founder, Mirza Ghulam Ahmad .

The guest scholars in show declared anyone associated with Ahmadi group deserving of murder due to blasphemy. Within two days, two prominent Ahmadis were killed, one of them being a physician and another being a community leader.

In 2010, Hussain in his TV show claimed that the recent losses in cricket matches of Pakistani Cricket team were due to the fact that their new shoe soles were green. With green being the color of Pakistani flag and the Dome of Muhammad’s tomb, the green soles were supposedly disrespectful towards Islam, and apparently the team was being divinely punished. Hussain claimed that this was a matter of faith. He was criticised for his views in the press.

In 2011, a compilation of behind-the-scenes footage videos were leaked online, showing Hussain using various profanities on the set of his show. In the same video, he is also shown taking a rape related question lightly, mocking his religious guests, spontaneously singing Indian tunes and referring to Bollywood rape scenes.

In his defence, Hussain accused the Geo TV, of creating the alleged fake video in order to tarnish his credibility, and stated that the video must have been edited and dubbed by “masters of synchronization”. However, The New York Times reported that Hussain himself said “It was my lighter side”.

Aamir Liaquat Hussain FAQ’s

Who was Aamir Liaquat Hussain?

Aamir Liaquat Hussain ( July 1971 – 9 June 2022) was a Pakistani politician, columnist and television host. Hussain was a top ranking TV anchor and was listed three times in The 500 influential Muslims worldwide, and was among 100 popular personalities of Pakistan.

How did Aamir Liaquat Hussain die?

The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader was found unconscious at his home in Khudad Colony and shifted to a private hospital in a critical condition.

How old was Aamir Liaquat Hussain?

Aamir Liaquat Hussain died at 49.

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