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December 10, 1976 |
|Occupation||Author, Novelist, Screenwriter|
|Education||Master's degree in English Literature|
|Alma mater||Murray College|
|Notable work(s)||Meri Zaat Zara-e-Benishan, Pir-e-Kamil|
Umera Ahmad (Urdu: عمیرہ احمد) (born December 10, 1976) is a Pakistani author and screenwriter. She is known for authoring books like Pir-e-Kamil and Lahasil. She has received various awards including 'Best Writer Award' in Lux Style Award for the drama serial Meri Zaat Zara-e-Benishan.
Ahmad was born on December 10, 1976 in Sialkot. She began her writing career in 1998 with her initial stories published in monthly Urdu digests. She has written 16 books, ranging from complete novels to compilations of short stories. Her popular book is Pir-e-Kamil.
Later she became an English language lecturer for the students of O and A levels at Army Public College, Sialkot. However, she left the job a few years back in order to devote her full attention to writing. Both her novels and her plays. . have been adapted for television. In 2007 Ahmad attended a discussion meeting organized by Geo TV regarding new ways of being creative in television.
- Zindagi Gulzar Hai
- Sahar Aik Istara Hai-
- Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan
- Ye Jo Subha ka Ik Sitara Hai
- Main Nay Khabon Kaa Shajar Daikha Hai
- Mutthi Bhar Mitti