Baba Siddique won three consecutive terms as an MLA from Bandra West Assembly Constituency, first in 1999, then re-elected in 2004 and 2009.
Once a year, Baba Ziauddin Siddique makes headlines for his star-studded Iftaar parties, attended by celebs like Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan. Known for his extravagance, Baba Siddique brings together the biggest stars from the film and TV industry under one roof.
Who is Baba Siddique?
Baba Siddique presently holds the position of Chairperson and Senior Vice President of the Mumbai Regional Congress Committee and Parliamentary Board of the Maharashtra Congress Committee. He is an Indian politician.
Baba Siddique won the Bandra West Assembly Constituency election in 1999 and has since been re-elected twice, serving a total of three consecutive terms as an MLA.
Baba Siddique’s political career spans over several positions, including President of Bandra Taluka Youth Congress (1982), Minister of State for Food & Civil Supplies, Labour, and FDA (2004-2008), and Chairperson & Senior Vice President of Mumbai Regional Congress Committee (2014).
Baba Siddique, a happily married man, tied the knot with Alka Bindra, sister of Ranjit Bindra, and they have two children – Zeeshan Siddique, a Member of the Legislative Assembly and President of the Mumbai Youth Congress, and Arshia Siddique, a doctor.
According to various online sources, Baba Siddique’s net worth is estimated to be around Rs 30 crores as of 2022.
Baba Siddique united Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan at his Iftaar party
At the 2013-14 Iftaar party organized by Baba Siddique, Salman Khan, and Shah Rukh Khan hugged for the first time, ending their cold war which began in 2008 when they got into a fight over an incident at a party.