Alidina Asani

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Alijah Alidina Asani
All Nicknames
  • Alisino Assar
Town of birth
  • Bhuj
Country of birth
  • India
Date of Birth
  • 1793
Date of Death
  • 1881
Place of Death
  • Karachi
Place of longest stay
  • Karachi
Profession or occupation carriedout for the longest period in life
  • Business
Where-City or Country
  • Karachi

Born in 1793 Bhuj

Alidina purchased some fertile tracks in the area of Malir in the newly developing British port city of Karachi.

He developed a flourishing business and opened his office in Kharadhar, Karachi.

Alidina Asani was a leading merchant, exporting rice in different parts of India.

His sons also ventured into the business of hides and skins.

In 1864, he is said to have purchased a big plot in Lyari quarter for the Khoja graveyard.