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DHS- Omar Hassan (Anil Kapoor) in action on 24

Omar Hassan

Omar Hassan was the Kamistan President and unlikely supporting hero on the with season of "24" and was portrayed by actor Anil Kapoor. Kapoor later portrayed the protagonist Jai Singh Rathod on the Bollywood version of the show called "24: India".


Hassan was the President of the Islamic Republic of Kamistan (IRK) during the events of Day 8. He was married to Dalia Hassan and had a daughter Kayla with her. He was finalizing peace negotiations with the United States during the day which would have concluded a process that took more than a year.

DHS- Anil Kapoor on 24

With Russian sponsorship, his brother and close advisor Farhad Hassan was involved in his assassination attempt during Day 8, as was his Head of Security Tarin Faroush who was in a relationship with Kayla. The first attempt on the President's life by Red Square hitman Davros failed but later in the day Hassan surrendered himself to terrorists in an attempt to stop a radiological attack on Manhattan. He was killed by IRK Covert Operative Samir Mehran, his death was recorded and broadcast through the Internet.