Noted Urdu poet and writerAslam Mirza was born on October 10, 1944 at Pune (Maharashtra). Got early education in Ahmad Nagar and did post-graduation from Mumbai. He is at present a labour laws consultant at Aurangabad since 1978. Aslam Mirza began his literary journey since 1958. He has also done translations from English and Marathi and has won several awards. His books include 1. Aina Mana Numa (Wali Aurangabadi – baaz haqaaiq), 2. Geele Patton ki Muskan (Poetry), 3. Ham Jazeeron Mein Rahte Hain (Translation), 4. Luknat (Translation), 5. Itr-e-Gul Mehtab, 6. Guldasta-e-Khusbaash, 7. Salaateen Ke Ehd Mein Shaadiyan. Address: 8, First Floor, Salim Complex, Deodi Bazar, Opp Burhani National English School, Aurangabad-431001. Phone (O) 2333490 (R) 2390856 Mobile: 09960053707. email; firstname.lastname@example.org. Recently, magazine Aalmai Adab from Aurgangabad has published a special issue on him.