NEW DELHI — According to the official website of Jamat-e-Islami Hind (JIH), Syed Sadatullah Hussaini has been elected on Saturday as its national president for the term 2019-2023.
He was elected by Jamaat’s 157 member Markazi Majlis-e Numanidgan (Council of Representatives) after two days of hectic deliberations.
He succeeded Maulana Jalaluddin Umari.
Born in 1973, Mr. Sadatullah Hussaini pursued Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering and has authored 12 Books and has written more than 200 articles in Urdu and English.
— Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (@JIHMarkaz) April 6, 2019
Earlier Mr Hussaini had been the Vice President of JIH and member of Central Advisory Council.
Syed Sadatullah Hussaini is former National President of Jamaat’s student organization the Students Islamic Organization (SIO) of India for two consecutive terms (1999 till 2003).
He also heads the Study and Research Department of JIH as its Director. Born in Nanded Maharashtra.
Mr Husaini has also been the board member of Human Welfare Foundation, New Delhi, Director Center for Study and Research, New Delhi, Member of Advisory Board Jamiatul Falah, Azamgarh. He is Life Board Member Idara-e-Tahqeeq wa Tasneef e Islami, Aligarh, Trustee Islamic Academy Trust, New Delhi, Member Board of Islamic Publications, New Delhi, Member Editorial Board Tasneefi Academy, MMI Publishers, New Delhi.