Zahid Mesood is a Pakistani Urdu language poet and writer. He completed his law from Punjab University and later joined Radio Pakistan. This phase changed his life and he started writing literary works.
He has been blessed with the company of Munir Niazi, Habib Jalib, and Anis Nagi and other writers at Pak Tea House. Zahir Mehmood’s famous work ‘Danishwar’ is dedicated to his late writing partner Anis Nagi. His writings are inspired by Waris Shah, Shiv Kumar Batalvi, and Pash.
His most works are in Urdu with only two Punjabi collections of poetry ‘Pancham’ and ‘Kani Kani Darya’ that got an award from the Pakistan Academy of Letters in 2013.