Arun Gawli (Gangster) Age, Wife, Caste, Biography, Family, Facts & More


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Real Name Arun Gulab Ahir
Nick Name Daddy
Profession Politician
Party Akhil Bharatiya Sena
Biggest Rival Dawood Ibrahim


Physical Stats & More

Height(approx.) in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 5”
Weight(approx.) in Kilograms- 62 kg
in Pounds- 137 lbs
Body/ Figure Measurements – Chest: 38 Inches
– Waist: 30 Inches
– Biceps: 11 Inches
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black


Personal Life

Date Of Birth 17 July 1955
Age 62 Years
Birth Place Kopargaon, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Nationality Indian
Home Town Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Family Father– Gulabrao
Mother– Not Known
Brother– Bappa Gawli (Died)
Sister– Not Known
Religion Hinduism
Caste Kshatriya (Yadav)
Address Geetai Housing Society, Dagdi Chawl, BJ Marg, Byculla, Mumbai
Hobbies Playing snooker
Controversies • In 1986, he was arrested in the murder case of criminals Parasnath Pandey and Sashi Rasham, the kingpin of the Cobra Gang.
• His gang killed Shiv Sena’s MLA Ramesh More, Balasaheb Thackeray’s confidant Jayant Jadhav and minority commission chief & MLA Ziauddin Bukhari.
• In 2007, he hired contract killers to murder Shiv Sena’s corporator Kamlakar Jamsandekar.

Girls, Affairs and More

Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends N/A
Wife Asha Gawli (Politician)Arun-Gawli-with-his-wife
Children Daughter– Geeta Gawli
Son– Mahesh Gawli
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Some Lesser Known Facts About Arun Gawli

  • Does Arun Gawli smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Arun Gawli drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Gawli’s family used to live in Khandwa, Madhya Pradesh, but in the early 1950s, they shifted to Dagdi Chawl, Mumbai.
  • Due to the poor financial condition of his family, he was forced to drop out of school when he was in 5th standard to help his family in their business of supplying milk, around Saat Raasta area in Mumbai.
  • Before working as a gangster, he worked in Godrej and Crompton.
  • His wife Asha Gawli was a Muslim before marrying him and was called with the name “Zubeida Mujawar.”
  • In the 1980s, he entered Rama Naik’s gang and was initially given the task to provide protection to Dawood Ibrahim’s consignments. Later, he left his job at Khatau mills and joined the Amar Naik gang.
  • In 1986, he was arrested for the first time for the murder of criminal Parasnath Pandey and Sashi Rasham, the kingpin of the Cobra Gang.
  • After Rama Naik got killed due to a land dispute with Dawood Ibrahim, Gawli became Dawood’s arch enemy.
  • In the early 1990s, when his brother, Bappa Gawli, was brutally killed by Dawood’s men, he killed Dawood’s brother-in-law Ibrahim Parkar.
  • He had a knack to escape from the jail.
  • He was imprisoned for 9 years under TADA Act (Terrorist and Disruptive Activities).
  • In 2004, he formed his own political party; ‘Akhil Bhartiya Sena’ and contested the Assembly elections in Maharashtra and was elected as an MLA from Dagdi Chawl, Mumbai.
  • From 1986 to 2005, around 15 cases were registered against him, but none of the offences were proven by the Police.
  • Arjun Rampal portrayed his role in the film Daddy (2017). Arun-Gawli-Arjun-Rampal


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