Zeeshan Siddique: Congress' young turk to take on Sena veteran Vishwanath Mahadeshwar

Updated: Oct 17, 2019, 11:03 | Sunny Rodricks
  • Zeeshan Siddique, Baba Siddique

    Zeeshan Siddique, son of former MLA and Congress leader Baba Siddique is one of the youngest leaders to contest this year's assembly elections. He is currently the 1st General Secretary of Mumbai Pradesh Youth Congress. Zeeshan is a member of the Indian National Congress Party.

    In picture Father-son duo Baba and Zeeshan Siddique enjoy a cricket match during the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique, Baba Siddique

    Zeeshan Siddique will be contesting the Maharashtra Assembly Elections from the Bandra East constituency as a Congress candidate. Zeeshan was born to former Bandra West MLA and Congress leader Baba Siddique and his wife Shehzeen Siddique. Zeeshan also has a sister, Arshia Siddique who is a doctor by profession.

    In picture: Zeeshan Siddique poses with his family after celebrating Iftaar in 2015.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique

    In picture: Zeeshan Siddique enjoys riding an ATV Quad bike 

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  • Zeeshan Siddique, Baba Siddique

    Zeeshan Siddique, who recently turned 27 this month, describes himself on Instagram as the '1st General Secretary of the Mumbai Pradesh Youth Congress' and a person who has a 'Masters in Global Management & Public Leadership'.

    In picture: Zeeshan Siddique poses for a picture with his father Baba and sister Arshia Siddique.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique, Congress

    After the Congress party released its list of candidates for the Assembly Election, Zeeshan Siddique took to Instagram to extend his wishes to the party heads for imposing their faith in him. Zeeshan also informed his followers that he will be contesting the assembly polls as a candidate from Bandra East after the official release of candidates list by the Congress party.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique, Baba Siddique, Priya Dutt

    A few days later, on his 27th birthday, Zeeshan Siddique filed his nomination as Congress candidate from the Bandra East constituency. While filing his nomination, Zeeshan was accompanied by his father Baba Siddique and former MP Priya Dutt.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique, Baba Siddique

    In picture: Zeeshan Siddique collects his AB form from MPCC, Tilak Bhavan. He took to Twitter to thank the Youth Wing of the Congress party for helping him create his own identity.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique, Baba Siddique

    Zeeshan Siddique has been born and brought up in Bandra, Mumbai. The 27-year-old has a Masters in Global Management & Public Leadership from Regent's University, London, United Kingdom. In the picture, father-son duo Baba and Zeeshan Siddique pose for a picture after completing their pilgrimage to Makkah and Madinah.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique, Baba Siddique

    Sharing a leaf out of his family life, Zeeshan Siddique shared this heartwarming picture of his entire family celebrating an occasion together. Zeeshan captions the picture, 'Where is my beard' with hashtags, Family and The Whole Crew.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique

    For the upcoming Assembly Elections, Zeeshan Siddique will be contesting against Shiv Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar, who is currently serving as the Mayor of Mumbai. 

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  • Zeeshan Siddique, Baba Siddique

    While this is Zeeshan Siddique's first elections ever, his father, Baba Siddique has served the Bandra West constituency as an MLA in the past. Zeeshan's father was the Bandra West constituency MLA for three consecutive terms in 1999, 2004 and 2009. In the 2014 Assembly Elections, Bab Siddique was defeated by BJP leader Ashish Shelar.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique

    Zeeshan Siddique has been active in politics from an early age. The 27-year-old Congress youth leader who was elected to the party's youth wing was also seen campaigning for former MP Priya Dutt during the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique, Baba Siddique, Priya Dutt

    Zeeshan Siddique took to Twitter to thank former MP Priya Dutt for supporting his candidature from the Bandra East constituency for the assembly elections. In the picture, Zeeshan seeks Priya Dutt's blessings and support ahead of the assembly elections as his father Baba Siddique looks on.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique, Baba Siddique, Aaditya Thackeray

    In picture: Zeeshan Siddique poses for a picture with his father Baba Siddique and Yuva Sena chief Aaditya Thackeray as the two attend Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray's photo exhibition at Jehangir Art gallery in South Mumbai.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique

    Zeeshan Siddique is known for hosting the annual Iftaar party along with his father Baba Siddique, which is attended by the who's who of the Bollywood and the political fraternity. In the picture, an elated Zeeshan Siddique celebrates after receiving his Masters in Global Management & Public Leadership from Regent's University, London. Zeeshan captions this one: Ready to take on the real world!

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    In picture: Zeeshan Siddique enjoys riding a snowmobile in Gulmarg Kashmir.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique, Gurudas Kamat

    On the occasion of Congress leader, late Gurudas Kamat, Zeeshan Siddique took to Instagram to share a heartfelt tribute to the former leader. While paying his tribute, Zeeshan wrote: Gurudas Kamat Ji always inspired the youth and motivated us to do more.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique, Baba Siddique, Priya Dutt

    While sharing this adorable picture of himself, Zeeshan Siddique can be seen relishing food with his family. Zeeshan Siddique captioned this one: Missing the Biryani!

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  • Zeeshan Siddique, Baba Siddique

    In the picture, Zeeshan Siddique and his family pose for a selfie after casting their vote during the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections. Zeeshan captioned the picture: The family that votes together, stays together.

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  • Zeeshan Siddique, Baba Siddique, Rahul Gandhi

    In picture: Zeeshan Siddique greets former Congress president Rahul Gandhi upon his arrival in Mumbai as his father Baba Siddique looks on.

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Former Congress leader Baba Siddique's son Zeeshan Siddique will be contesting the assembly elections from the Bandra East constituency. At 27, Zeeshan is one of the youngest candidates to contest the assembly elections this year. Here's a look at Zeeshan Siddique's journey in politics. All pictures Instagram and Twitter, Zeeshan Siddique

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