- Muslim Names
Born: July 10, 1968 (age 50 years), Bahawalpur
Parents: Allah Bakhsh Shabbir, Ruqua Bibi
Masood Azhar is the founder and leader of the UN-designated terrorist group Jaish-e-Mohammed, active mainly in the Pakistani administered Azad Kashmir. Pakistani authorities took him into 'protective custody' after the Pathankot attack in India, which was widely reported as an "arrest".