Professor of Urdu (1982-1983)
Prof. Rafiq Ahmed Naqsh - 2012
By Kazi Zulkader Siddiqui, 671/Latif
Ahmed Naqsh joined Cadet College Petaro in 1982 to
teach Urdu and left in 1983 after a very short
stay of around 6 months.
He was born on 15 March 1959, and got married to
Mrs. Zakia Sultana. They have two
children - Parwaz and Khushnood.
Mr. Naqsh died of a heart attack on 15 May 2013.
Mr. Rafiq Naqsh belongs originally to Mirpurkhas
Sindh. He completed his Matric from Govt. High
School Mirpurkhas in 1974. He got his M.A. degree
in Urdu from Sindh University in 1981.
In 1992, he joined Govt. City College 2, Moosa
Colony, Karachi and worked as Associate Professor
of Urdu until his death.
He was very prominent in the Urdu literary circles
in Pakistan as a poet and writer. His recent books
included "Zarbul Masal ash`aar - tehqeeq ki roshni
mein se intekhab" and "MF Hussain ki kahani apni
He was a great bibliophile and loved books. He had
his own large collection of books on literature
Rafiq Naqsh was at the prime of his life - barely
54 years old - when he suffered from a massive
heart attack and died on 15 May 2013. He was
buried at Karachi the following day.