Sheikh Aboobackar Ahmad is the General Secretary of the All India Muslim Scholars Association, founder and Vice Chancellor of Jamia Markus Ssaquafathi Ssunniyya (Sunni Cultural Centre) in Kerala, Chief Patron of the Sunni Youth Society, and General Secretary, Jamiat Ulema (Kerala). He was awarded the Shaik Muhiyudheen Abdul Khadar Jeelani Award in 2009. In India and the Arab world, Aboobackar is often referred to by his epithet Abul Aytam (Father of Orphans) for his service of orphans and the destitute.
Source of Influence: Administration of Religious Affairs
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