Noorul Huda Shah

Noorul Huda Shah (born in Hyderabad, Sindh on 22 July 1951) is a Pakistani dramatist, short story writer, poet and columnist. She was also the Information Minister during the caretaker government in Sindh.[1][2][3] Shah writes in both Sindhi and Urdu.[4] She is best known for writing popular TV serials like Jungle, Marvi, Faaslay and Tapish.[1]


Noorul Huda completed her education from Sindh University and then started a career at Pakistan Television Corporation (PTV). Her first play, Jungle, aired on television in 1983. Later, she joined Geo as a soap producer and then became a script writer for Hum TV.[5] She was appointed as CEO of A-Plus television. Afterwards, she started working for Hum Sitaray.[6] In 2017, she joined Bol Network.[5] Shah has written numerous short stories, some of which have been compiled in a collection called Jala Watan.[7] Presently, Shah writes a column for an online news forum called HumSub.[8]

Personal lifeEdit

Born in hyderabad sindh to abdul hadi shah and hakim bibi on 22 July 1957 into a sindhi syed family. Was raised and schooled in lahore, punjab.

List of TV dramasEdit

  • Jungle[6]
  • Asmaan Tak Deewar
  • Tapish[1]
  • Marvi (Sindhi)
  • Marvi[6]
  • Ab Mera Intazaar Kar
  • Zara Si Aurat
  • Ajnabi Raaste
  • Thodi Si Mohabbat
  • Bebak[6]
  • Hawa Ki Beti[9]
  • Na Junoon Raha Na Pari Rahi
  • Meri Adhuri Moahabat[6]
  • Ajayb Ghar[6]
  • Ishq Gumshuda[6]
  • Badlon Pay Basera
  • Aman aur Pichu
  • Chand Khatoot Chand Tasveerein
  • Sammi
  • Adhoora Milan[6]
  • Faaslay[1]



  1. ^ a b c d "Meet the ministers: A diverse Sindh caretaker cabinet sworn in". The Express Tribune. 31 March 2013. Retrieved 17 November 2020.
  2. ^ "Bowing out: 'Caretaker govt was not responsible for rigging'". The Express Tribune. 28 May 2013. Retrieved 17 November 2020.
  3. ^ "Sindh caretaker ministers get portfolios". The Nation. 4 April 2013. Retrieved 17 November 2020.
  4. ^ "Voters are never ignorant: Noorul Huda Shah at Karachi Literary Festival". Samaa TV News. 9 February 2018. Retrieved 14 February 2018.
  5. ^ a b says, Majid ali (6 April 2017). "Noor ul Huda Shah Joins Bol Network". Pakistan Media Updates. Retrieved 17 November 2020.
  6. ^ a b c d e f g h Haider, Sadaf (8 October 2015). "Dramas present women as machines, says Noor ul Huda Shah". Images. Retrieved 17 November 2020.
  7. ^ "Ahmad Bilal Awan Bazm-e-Adab Series: Noor ul Huda Shah in conversation with Moeen Ud Din Nizami". Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences. 6 November 2019. Retrieved 17 November 2020.
  8. ^ "نورالہدیٰ شاہ, Author at ہم سب". ہم سب. Retrieved 17 November 2020.
  9. ^ "Noor-ul-Huda Shah". IMDb. Retrieved 3 March 2022.
  10. ^ "President confers awards on outstanding individuals". DAWN.COM. 24 March 2008. Retrieved 17 November 2020.

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