1978 Jaipur

Well-known poet and editor of literary journal 'Istefsaar'

1977 Pakistan

One of the prominent poets of Pakistan known for his unique responses to modern-day social issues in his Ghazals and Nazms

1994 Delhi

Prominent among the new generation poets

1988 Delhi

One of the prominent poets of the new generation

1985 Lucknow

One of the rising stars of new generation Indian ghazal.

1983 Iran

Well-known Pakistani poet residing in Iran

1982 Punjab

A prominent new generation poet from Pakistan, editor of literary quarterly 'Nazm-e-Nau'

1983 Faisalabad

Young Pakistani poet, popular in Mushairas

1985 Delhi

Popular poet of the younger generation