Umar Kamaal Farooqui is the Spokesperson of Maharashtra State Nationalist Congress Party and was called to the bar of England and Wales as a Barrister by Lincoln’s Inn, London.
Barrister Farooqui has played a significant role in pursuing the state government to formulate youth welfare policies and has been actively involved in various social and community initiatives. Recently, he successfully launched an initiative called Mission Education to create awareness on significance and opportunities in education focused on legal education amongst underprivileged groups especially girls in the rural areas of Maharashtra state. Barrister Farooqui has played a vital role in strengthening India – UK bilateral relations in areas of trade, innovation, skilled training and education. He facilitated the Manchester Maharashtra Partnership between the Mayor of Greater Manchester and Maharashtra Government. He has held various organisational positions in the Nationalist Congress Party and the member of governmental body under the ministry of Minority Affairs.
As a State Spokesperson, Barrister Farooqui represents the party in the media and public forums, providing his views and opinions on various issues. He is known for his articulate and well informed arguments and has been widely appreciated for his ability to communicate complex legal issues and party’s message effectively.
In addition to his political work, Barrister Farooqui has been associated with several NGOs and social organisations, working towards the welfare of marginalised sections of the society. He is a well known political figure in Maharashtra India who has made significant contributions to strengthen India – UK relations and for the welfare of the people of India.