Mushtaq Ahmad Yusufi


Born
in Tonk, British India
August 04, 1923

Died
June 20, 2018

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Mushtaq Ahmad Yousufi D.Litt (HC), SI, HI is an Urdu satirical and humor writer from Pakistan. Banker by profession, Yousufi has also served as the head of several national and international financial institutions.
He has received Sitara-e-Imtiaz and Hilal-e-Imtiaz, the highest civil honors by the Government of Pakistan. He was also given the highest literary award by Pakistan Academy of Letters in 1999 the Kamal-e-Fun Award.
His books have received many awards and critical acclaim.

Yousufi was born in British India in a learned family. His father Abdul Karim Khan Yousufi was chairman of the Jaipur Municipality, and later Speaker of the Jaipur Legislative Assembly. Yousufi completed his early education in Rajputana and earned B.A. from Agra U
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“میرا یہ دعوی نہیں کہ ہنسنے سے سفید بال کالے ہو جاتے ہیں' اتنا ضرور ہے کہ پھر وہ اتنے بُرے معلوم نہیں ہوتے۔”
Mushtaq Ahmad Yusufi, Charagh Talay / چراغ تلے

“ایمان کی بات یہ ہے کہ جھو ٹے الزام کو سمجھدار آدمی نہایت اعتماد سے ہنس کر ٹال دیتا ہے مگر سچے الزام سے تن بدن میں آگ لگ جاتی ہے۔”
Mushtaq Ahmad Yusufi, Charagh Talay / چراغ تلے

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