Parveen Shakir was a famous female poet and
civil servant . She was a good and very populor poet. She was born in
November 24 , 1952 at Karachi .She hold P.hd degree , Master degree in
English Literature and Master in business administration from the University of Punjab,
Lahore. She joined civil service of Pakistan and worked in the Customs
Department. .She started making poetry at
age. Her first volume of poetry, Khushbu to great acclaim, in 1976 . She got published
6 books of poetry.
Shakir married a Pakistani doctor Naseer Ali, with whom she had a son Syed
Murad Ali but the marriage did not last long and ended in a divorce.
Parveen Shakir was died on On 26 December 1994 in a road accident in Islamabad .she
was awarded the Pride of Performance .