Name Surayya Sultana, pen name ,Naseem. Born in Hyderabad, 1930. She belonged to a learned, literary Sufi family. Her father Khawaja Nawab Sahib Niazi was also a poet. Naseem was an active member of the women's organization "Mehfil e Khwateen" in Hyderabad. Mysticism is predominant in her poetry. Her first poetry collection "Gulbang e Naseem" was published in the year 1986. The second collection is "Dard Ashna".