Dr. Kafeel Khan Biography, Age, Wife, Family, & More
Posted by | Ananya Panday
Dr. Kafeel Khan, an Indian physician and author, previously served as a lecturer in the Department of Paediatrics at Baba Raghav Das Medical College (BRD Medical College) in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. He faced charges related to the mishandling of oxygen cylinders at BDR Hospital in Gorakhpur, India. His gained widespread attention when he was arrested for his participation in protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act on December 12, 2019.
Dr. Kafeel Khan Biography
Dr. Khan completed his MBBS and MD (Paediatrics) at KMC, Manipal, and Karnataka. Prior to his involvement at BRD Medical College, Gorakhpur, he served as an Assistant Professor at SMIMS, Gangtok in Sikkim. Unfortunately, he faced suspension from the AES and Pediatrics department due to allegations of dereliction of duty. From a young age, Dr. Kafeel Khan demonstrated excellence as a student and harbored a strong desire to contribute to the betterment of society through a career in the medical field.
|Real Name||Kafeel Ahmed Khan|
|Nickname AKA||dr. kafeel khan|
|DOB (Date of Birth)||Year, 1982|
|Hometown||Uttar Pradesh, India|
|College/ University||Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University|
|Qualification||MBBS, MD in Paediatrics from Manipal University|
|Feet & Inches||5’ 8”|
|Father Name||Shakeel Ahemad|
|Mother Name||Name Not Known|
|Sibling||Brothers- Adil Khan, Kashif Jameel Sister- N/A|
|Wife||Dr. Shabista Khan|
|Net Worth||₹2.5 Crore|
|Actors/Actress(es)||Shahrukh Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Kareena Kapoor|
|Songs||‘Bahon Mein Chale Aao,’ and ‘Tune O Rangile Kaise Jadu Kia’|
|Destination||France, South Africa|
Dr. Kafeel Khan’s father, Shakeel Ahmed, is a professional businessman, while his mother is a dedicated homemaker. He comes from a family of four siblings, including an elder brother named Adil Khan, a younger brother named Kashif Jameel, and a sister.
Born on September 29, 1982, in Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh, India, Dr. Kafeel Khan is currently 41 years old.
Dr. Kafeel Khan completed his MBBS and MD in Paediatrics at KMC, Manipal, and Karnataka. Following his educational journey, he held the position of Assistant Professor at SMIMS in Gangtok, Sikkim. Subsequently, Dr. Khan pursued further studies, earning an MD in Pediatrics from Manipal University. On August 8, 2016, he received a permanent commission as a lecturer at BRD Medical College.
Wife and Children
Dr. Kafeel Khan is married to Dr. Shabista Khan, who is a dentist by profession. The couple has been blessed with two children, although their names are not publicly known.
Medical aid during the Nipah virus outbreak
In March 2018, Dr. Kafeel Khan volunteered to offer his medical expertise and assistance during the Nipah virus outbreak in the Kozhikode district of Kerala. His generous offer of aid was accepted by the Chief Minister of Kerala at the time, Pinarayi Vijayan.
Dr. Kafeel Khan embarked on his professional journey as an Assistant Professor at SIIMS in Gangtok, Sikkim. His actions during a critical situation garnered significant praise and recognition. Media outlets highlighted his selfless dedication when it was revealed that he had personally funded the purchase of oxygen cylinders to address the shortage resulting from a disrupted piped supply. Dr. Khan’s unwavering commitment led him to work tirelessly to rectify the situation. Additionally, he owned a private nursing home known as “Medispring Children Hospital,” located at Azad Chowk in Gorakhpur.
Presently, Dr. Kafeel Khan is employed as a doctor at his privately owned hospital. Previously, he held the position of Nodal in-charge for Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) and served as the former head of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at BDR Hospital. As of now, Dr. Kafeel Khan’s estimated net worth is ₹2.5 Crore.
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