Poets/Writers From India
Grand father of noted poet and lyricist Javed Akhtar.
Popularly known for his mellifluous tarannum.
- Born : Muzaffarnagar
- Domicile : Muzaffarnagar
Famous for his sher, 'Ye jabr bhi dekha hai taarikh ki nazron ne, lamhon ne khata ki thi sadiyon ne saza payi.'
One of the prominent modern poets.
Also known as Tegh Allahabadi, was a C.S.P officer in Pakistan, assassinated in mysterious circumstances.
Mushtaq Ahmed Wani
- Born : Jammu and Kashmir
- Domicile : Srinagar
Fiction writer, researcher, critic and biographer
Mushtaq Ahmad Yusufi
Most prominent humorist and satirist of Pakistan; author of extraordinary works "Chiraagh Tale" and "Aab-e-Gum". He received Sitara-e-Imtiaz and Hilal-i-Imtiaz, the highest literary honours by the Government of Pakistan.
Musharraf Alam Zauqi
Postmodernist fiction writer, author of stories on sensitive social and political issues.