Prizes and Awards


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1987    Culture Word Competition 1st prize for The Elopement

1988    National Short Story Competition 2nd prize for The Discovery

1994    Shortlisted Ian St James Award shortlisted for Perchanvah

1996    Arc Publications Regional Short Story Competition for Thalak, Thalak, Thalak

1996    International Capricorn Short Story Competition for The Malaysian Host

1997    Ian St James Award shortlisted for Tofan

2002    Asian Woman’s Achievement Award shortlisted in Arts and Culture Category

2001    Asian’s Who’s Who International Directory listing

2002    Asian in the Millennium Who’s Who listing

2002    Golden Jubilee Award Winner for Outstanding Literature, Literary Friends Circle

2003     Who’s Who of British Muslims listing

2003     Fellow of The Royal Society of Arts

2004    Winner of two Drama Serial Awards for Pakistani TV

2011    Muslim Writers Screenplay Award shortlisted for the screenplay of The Holy Woman

2012   Pakistan Power 100 Women listing





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