An IAS officer touted as the most handsome IAS officer of the country would also be similar to a Bollywood hero, if his name was Athar Aamir Khan. In a situation where the profession is well-ranked, with his crazy good looks, his face is also well desired as people have followed him endlessly on Instagram! In this article, we discuss one IAS officer who is none other than IAS Athar Aamir Khan, a resident of Jammu and Kashmir. Athar Aamir Khan secured his fame and fortune by being the second rank on the first attempt of the UPSC exam in the year 2015.
Athar Aamir Khan: Why Is This Officer Famous? Find Out His Romantic Past!
On October 1, 2022, Athar Aamir Khan married Mehreen Qazi:
According to media reports, IAS Athar Aamir Khan and Dr. Mehreen Qazi were dating each other for some time. According to her LinkedIn profile, she is the Scientific Officer at the Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Center, Delhi. Dr. Mehreen has studied at Faridkot in Punjab, Ambedkar University in Delhi and Britain and Germany.
Apart from being a doctor, Mehreen Kazi is also a social media influencer on Instagram. She promotes local brands a lot. The pair of IAS Athar Aamir Khan and Mehreen Qazi is very much liked. The pictures of both of them spread like wildfire on social media. The couple are seen showering a lot of love in their photos.
The two have been the talk of the town ever since they got engaged in July.
Previously, Athar Aamir Khan married 2015 batch topper IAS Tina Dabi:
This is Athar’s second marriage because at first Khan was wed to UPSC topper Tina Dabi. Aamir and Tina first met in 2015 at an IAS felicitation ceremony at the DoPT office in Delhi and fell in love during their IAS training at the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Management in Mussoorie. During his training at the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, he traveled to Holland, Paris and Rome. That being said, the couple got divorced.
In November 2020, after two years of marriage, the IAS couple filed for divorce by mutual consent in the Jaipur Family Court. Their marriage made headlines when Tina Dabi dropped her surname “Khan” on social media and Athar Aamir stopped following Tina on her Instagram around the same time.
Athar-Mehreen went on a ‘romantic tour’ after marriage:
A romantic photo of IAS Athar Aamir Khan and Dr. Mehreen Qazi is seen standing on the banks of the river. Recently on October 1, 2022, the couple got married and they are also very popular on social media. The new photo of Aamir Khan and Dr. Mehreen Qazi has also gone viral. Dr. Mehreen shared a heart emoji in the comment section of this photo. On the other hand, Dr. Mehreen also shared this photo from her Insta account and wrote in the caption – Wearing a beautiful dress made by B’niche Bhat.
Social media users have also given reactions to the photos, one person wrote – Lucky.
Another person wrote in the comment- ‘Mashallah sir, may Allah keep this couple safe forever, may Allah protect both of you.’
Some users also commented on Dr Mehreen’s account. One user wrote – The most beautiful and inspiring couple on earth.
More than 1 lakh people have liked this photo on IAS Athar’s account and it was so popular that their fans shared heart emojis in the comment section.
Why is Athar Aamir Khan famous?
One of those IAS officers of the country, who is always in the limelight is Athar Amir Khan who has no relationship with Aamir Khan the actor. Instead, the dashing IAS officer is posted as Municipal Commissioner, Srinagar.
Due to his dashing look, the Jammu-Kashmiri is represented as the Most Handsome IAS on social media. He’s also gotten famous for being smart because, in the UPSC Exam 2016, Athar Amir Khan secured the second rank!
Currently, as of 2023 he is married to Dr. Mehreen, who is an MD Medicine degree holder. More than 1 lakh people follow IAS Athar Aamir Khan on Twitter and on a larger scale he has more than 7,30,000 followers on Instagram. The couple tied the knot on 1 October.
Is Athar Aamir Khan really smart?
Athar has been a brilliant student since his school days. Despite local problems, and terrorism, he never lost interest and focused on his studies.
In 2007, he was awarded the ‘Best Young Scientist’ award when he participated in the National Science Congress for Children.
After pursuing his studies, he appeared for several engineering entrance exams, cleared almost all of them, and got settled at IIT-Mandi.
When he was doing his IIT, he came to know that Shah Faesal secured All India Rank-1 in UPSC Civil Services Exam, which motivated him to appear for IAS Exam.
Also, by pursuing humanities subjects in B.Tech, he developed an interest in IAS.
In 2014, he cleared a railway exam and was offered a job in the Indian Railway Traffic Service (IRTS). Instead of accepting the offer, he joined IAS training.
He took Geography as his main subject for IAS.
In 2016, she stood second in the Civil Services Examination (UPSC 2015) (1st Tina Dabi) in her first attempt, scoring 1018 out of 2025 (50.27%). He is the second Kashmiri to clear the IAS exam after Shah Faesal passed the IAS exam in 2009.
For an aspirant IAS, he recommends the book ‘Concrete Economics: The Hamiltonian Approach to Economic Growth and Policy’ by Bradford DeLong.
He chose the Jammu and Kashmir cadre as his first priority as he wanted to work for the underdeveloped state. But, the vacancies were already allotted in the underdeveloped cadre after which he got Rajasthan cadre which was his second priority.