A prominent member of Deputy Nazir Ahmad’s family, noted story writer and translator; also known well for her narrative Dilli Ki Chand Ajeeb Hastiyaan.
Eminent contemporary Pakistani Urdu fiction writer, critic,editor & academician. Father of writer & translator Asif Farrukhi.
Chiragh Hasan Hasrat
A poet and Journalist. Famous especially for his humorous columns.
One of the most prominent fiction writers of the non-traditional kind, well known for her stories 'Lihaf' and 'Tedhi Lakeer'.
Maulvii Abdul Haq
One of the most prominent modern poets. Was associated with Doordarshan
A noted story writer and playwright from Pakistan; also a recipient of important awards of Pakistan.
Rasheed Ahmad Siddiqui
Prominent satirist and humorist, known for his individual prose style. He was associated with the Urdu department of Aligarh Muslim university.
Saadat Hasan Manto
One of the renowned Urdu fiction writers. Known for writing some masterpieces like Thanda Gosht, Khol Do, Toba Tek Singh etc.
Shahid Ahmed Dehlvi
Prominent Journalist, scholar and poet and Chief editor of a well known weekly 'Chattan' published from Lahore