Biography of Akbar Zahid

My Birth Name is : Syed Akbar Basha. My father's Name: Syed Ahmed
Born on 9th October 1952. Primary education at Madrasa e Mufeed e Aam, Neelifield, Vaniyambadi, High School education at Islamiah Boys Higher Secondary School, and College at Islamiah College, Vaniyambadi where completed my graduation in Commerce under University of Madras. Then completed a certificate course in Business and Industrial Management from Welsley School of Management, Chennai. Then completed my Computer hardware and Software course from the Institute of Electronics and Computers, Chennai.
Meanwhile associated with Urdu News Paper Musulman in Chennai as News editor and then joined in Roznama SIASAT, Bangalore, as Chief Executive Editor and worked there for 5 years. From 2000 to 2005.
At Present working for Rashtriya Sahara for the past 12 years.

Apart from Journalism I write poems, short stories and write articles on various issues for Urdu Magazines and Journals.
Books Published:
1) Ek Neza Uncha Aasman (Short Stories)
2) Mutthi Bhar Suraj (Poerty)
3) Aks-e-Vaniyambadi (A brief history of Vaniyambadi Town)
4) Nakhoosh-e-Aslaf (Legends of Vaniyambadi)
5) Gufth O Shuneed (Interviews of eminent personalities of India)
6) History of Darus Salam Omerabad
Journalist with Roznama Rashtriya Sahara
Printing & Publishing
Marital Status:
Married to Shanaz Begum
One Daughter Arshiya Nudrath - married to Anees B.S.W
Grand Children:
Two Mohammed Ruhab (5years) and Mohammed Ruhan (3 years)

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