Amin Afghan of Amrathsar. Amin Afghan was the pen name of Hafiz Idrees of Turu. He is a prominent figure of pashto new modern literature. In the pashtoon magazine of 1940 his essay of critcism had been published in which he had criticised Ghani khan’s poetry on historical evidences which makes him the founder of the new literary criticism in pashto. All should accept his this status untill we find others before him.

Faisal Faran, Ayaz Ullah Tarakzai