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Mushtaq Ahmad Yusufi is an Urdu Satirical and humor writer from Pakistan. Yousufi has also served as the head of several national and international governmental and financial institutions.

He was born in a learned family of Tonk Rajasthan on September 4, 1923. His father Abdul Karim Khan Yousufi was chairman of the Jaipur Municipality, and later Speaker of the Jaipur Legislative Assembly. Yousufi completed his early education in Rajputana and earned B.A from Agra University while M. A. Philosophy and LL.B from Aligarh Muslim University.  After partition of India his family migrated to Karachi, Pakistan.

The Yousufi era started from 1961 when his first book ‘Chiragh talay’ was published. So far 11 editions of this book have appeared. It has a foreword titled ‘Pahla pathhar’ written by the author himself plus 12 satirical and humorous articles.

You can read 5 of his distinct works by clicking on this link: http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/4538001.Mushtaq_Ahmad_Yusufi