Alam Muzaffarnagari (1901-1969), real name Muhammad Ishaaq, was born in Muzaffarnagar, a city in Uttar Pradesh. He was a Qasida, Masnavi, Ruba'i, Nazm and Ghazal writer. He spent his entire life in Muzaffarnagar where he studied Persian and Arabic and later taught these languages at the local Islamiya Inter College. He was a disciple of Seemab Akbarabadi. Two collections of his poems (mainly ghazals), titled Salsabil and Kausar o Tasniim, have been published.
- Urdu Authors: Date List maintained by National Council for the Promotion of Urdu http://www.urducouncil.nic.in/urdu_wrld/u_auth/index_all.htm
- Kamala Nasīma, Urdū Sāhitya Kośa (Vāṇī Prakāśana, 1988), pages 33 and 34 http://books.google.co.in/books?isbn=817055134X