Mazhar Abro

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Mazhar Abro
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Mazhar Abro
Born Mazhar Hussain Abro
(1971-04-25) April 25, 1971 (age 47)
Kolab Jial, Khairpur District, Sindh, Pakistan
Nationality Pakistani
Citizenship Pakistani
Education Masters in Sindhi Literature, Masters in Economics
Period 1993–present
Genre Fiction and poetry
Literary movement Progressive Movement
Spouse Jamila Mazhar

Mazhar Hussain Abro (Urdu: مظہر حسین ابڑو‎; born April 25, 1971, Kolab Jial, Khairpur District, Sindh, Pakistan) is a Sindhi short story writer, novelist and poet.


In 1997, Abro won the Pakistan Academy of Letters Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai Award for best book in Sindhi literature for Khawab Khosa Sika.[1] Abro was honored on March 19, 2005.[2]



  • Jeevan Ujar Rasta (2000, Venggas Publication Khairpur)
  • Khuwaban jo Safar (2009, Venggas Publication Khairpur)

Short stories[edit]

  • Dharti Tay Wikhrial Tanda (1993, Preet Publication Khairpur)
  • Khuwab Khota Sika (1998, Venggas Publication Khairpur)
  • Sard Khanay Mein Rakhial Khuwab (2000, Venggas Publication Khairpur)


  • Dard Jay Aas Pas (2002, Venggas Publication Khairpur)


  1. ^ "Shah Abdul Lateef Bhitaai Award". Pakistan Academy of Letters. Archived from the original on 9 August 2013. Retrieved 17 June 2013. 
  2. ^ "Pakistan Academy of Letters announce Literary Awards". Pakistan Press International. 17 March 2005. Retrieved 25 June 2009. 

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