Mustafa Zaidi

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Mustafa Zaidi
Born Mustafa Hasnain Zaidi
(1930-10-16)16 October 1930
Allahabad, British India
Died 12 October 1970(1970-10-12) (aged 39)
Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Pen name Tegh Allahbadi (John Johns)
Occupation Urdu poet
Nationality Pakistani
Genre Nazms and Ghazals
Notable awards Tamghia-e-Quaid-e-Azam
Spouse Vera Zaidi
Relatives Syed Lakhte Hussain Zaidi (father)

Mustafa Zaidi (Urdu: مصطفیٰ زیدی‎) (1930–1970) was a progressive Urdu poet.[1]

Literary work[edit]

His published works include:

  • Zangeerein (1949)
  • Roshni (1950)
  • Shehr-e-Azar (City of idol worshippers) (1958)
  • Mauj Meri Sadaf Sadaf (1960)
  • Gareban (1964)
  • Qaba-e-Saaz (1967)
  • Koh-e-Nida (1971) (published posthumously)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mustafa Zaidi: murder or suicide?". DAWN. 14 October 2008. Retrieved 13 October 2015. 

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