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Newspaper editor

Hamzah Abbas Valiyavalappil, Indian newspaper editor. Chairman Kaoser Charitable Trust, since 1995; general secretary Ta'Aleemul Islam Trust, since 1980. Member Indian Newspaper Society, All-India Newspaper Editors Conference.

Background

Valiyavalappil, Hamzah Abbas was born on June 20, 1943 in Madayi, India. Son of Abbas Haji Saidammadakath and Ayisha Abbas Valiyavalappil.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Islamiya College, Santhapuram, India, 1964.

Career

Sub-editor, Prabodhanam Weekly, Calicut, India, 1965-1968; managing partner, Match & Plywood Factory, Payangadi, India, 1969-1980; principal, Islamic Complex, Kerala, India, 1980-1984; vice president, Jama'at-e-Islami, Kerala, 1984-1988; chairman, Ideal Publs. Trust, Kerala, 1985-1992; editor, public, Madhyamam Daily, Kerala, since 1987. Managing director Abasons Property Developers, Kerala, 1995.

Board directors RoshniPubs. Private Ltd., Kerala, 1985.

Membership

Chairman Kaoser Charitable Trust, since 1995. General secretary Ta'Aleemul Islam Trust, since 1980. Member Indian Newspaper Society, All-India Newspaper Editors Conference.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: reading.

Connections

Married Asma Hamzah Seerevalappil. Children: Raihana, Lukman, Farzana, Nuhman, Rizwana.

father:
Abbas Haji Saidammadakath

mother:
Ayisha Abbas Valiyavalappil

spouse:
Asma Hamzah Seerevalappil

child:
Lukman Valiyavalappil

child:
Raihana Valiyavalappil

child:
Nuhman Valiyavalappil

child:
Rizwana Valiyavalappil

child:
Farzana Valiyavalappil