Razia Butt (Urdu رضیہ بٹ) was a Urdu novelist and playwright from Pakistan. Her novels typically have strong female protagonists, and have been dramatized in movies and television plays. Born Razia Niaz in Rawalpindi on 19 May 1924, she spent most of her childhood in Peshawar.
Being a contemporary of many famous names in Urdu fiction writing, Razia Butt carved a niche and a market for herself by perfecting a particular brand of storytelling. Not surprisingly, many of her novels, such as Saiqa and Naila, were adapted for the big screen, and Noreena, Najia, Saiqa and Bano for TV drama serials. Razia Butt died in Lahore on 4 October 2012 after protracted illness.
This app includes complete text of her most famous novel "Gul Bano".
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