Pakistani social and environmental activist who is best known for his Urdu poetry. His poetry collections include Manzar Baat Karte Hain, Hijrat Ke Parinday, and Sehra Ka Gulab.
He attended the University of Technology in Sydney, Australia.
He was one of the founding members of the Urdu Society of Australia, and he also served as secretary of the Pakistan Association of Australia.
He married fellow Urdu poet Noshi Gilani.
He translated work by Les Murray into the Urdu language.