Poets/Writers From India
Ustad Raees Khan
Rais Khan recieved his basic music training from his father Muhammad Khan but was driven by his mother when it came to practice. He is maternally related to the sitar virtuoso Inayat Khan of the Imdadkhani gharana.
Ustad Barkat Ali Khan
Barkat Ali Khan was an Indian classical vocalist from the Patiala gharana. He was the brother of legendary Ustad Bade Ghulam Ali Khan and the teacher of ghazal maestro, Ghulam Ali.
Usha Chinoy was a well-known Indian educationist and musician from Gujarat. She obtained a diploma in music through the Sangeet Visharad and Hindustani Vineet.
Upendar Nath Ashk
A prominent story writer, a contemporary of Manto, also known for his radio plays.
- Born : Bulandshahar
- Domicile : Karachi
- Died : Karachi
Karachi based Urdu poet. Brother of eminent Indian Urdu poet Nida Fazli.
A poet of the subsequent generation of Lucknow school, known for his translations of the Ramayan and the Mahabharata.