Pagal Adilabadi

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Ahmed Shareef
Born Nizamabad, Telangana, India
Pen name Pagal Adilabadi
Occupation Poet
Nationality Indian
Subject Humour, Love

Ahmed Shareef (Urdu: احمد شريف ‎) popularly known as Pagal Adilabadi (Urdu: احمد شريف پاگل عادل آبادى‎) is an Urdu poet from Adilabad, India. He wrote mazahiya shayari or humorous poetry in his native dialect of Hyderabadi Urdu.[1] His pen name, "Pagal", means "crazy" in Urdu.[2]

Early life[edit]

Pagal Adilabadi was born 19th May 1941in Nizamabad district, Telangana. He was a teacher in a government school in Adilabad, Telangana, hence the name.


Pagal Adilabadi had written humorous poems, shayaries in Urdu and he kept his name as pagal meaning crazy.

In his book Khusur Phusr, it has all his work in his whole life. In the initial stage, of his life he never published his works. He was busy while working as a teacher, but after getting retired from his job, he started writing the books.

Ahmed Sherif died, while working on his book "bagare baingan".


  • Khusur Phusr - Goonj publications (Nizamabad).


  1. ^ "Funny weekend in store for poetry lovers". The Hindu. Retrieved 28 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "An endeavour that has restored the pride". The Hindu. Retrieved 28 January 2012. 

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