Poets/Writers From Allahabd
One of leading pre-modern poets known for the mystic content of his poetry, close associate of Jigar Moradabadi
Well-known critic, poet, and Urdu faculty at Jamia Millia Islamia, known for his critical book on MeerTaqi Meer
Shamsur Rahman Faruqi
- Born : Pratapgarh
- Domicile : Allahabad
- Died : Allahabd
Poet, fiction writer and one of the leading Urdu critics
Prominent pgressive story writer, poet and playwright.
Upendar Nath Ashk
A prominent story writer, a contemporary of Manto, also known for his radio plays.
A disciple of Nooh Naravi, wrote on the day-to-day experiences of life and poems on social and religious personalities
Khawaja Javed Akhtar
One of the most popular poets who died young.