Mr. Parmer is an accomplished artist. Apart from Urdu he
is a Gujrati language poet as well. Mr. Parmer is distinguished for
raising the voice of Dalit through the Urdu poetry. Social justice is
another his favourite theme. His poetry is full of imagery and is
known for experimentation in style and that imparts a refreshing look
to his creativity. Mr. Parmer was born on 11 October 1954 at
Ahmadabad (Gujrat). As of now three collections of his Urdu poems
have been published namely ‘Aur’(1999) ‘Pemcil
Aur Doosri Nazmein’(2006), and ‘Manind’(2008).
The meeting of the Executive Board was chaired by the
President of Shaitya Academy Sunil Gangopadhya. The jury for the Urdu
award was composed of Anbar Bahraichi (Convener Urdu Mushawarati
Board), Mazhar Imam, Moghni Tabassum and Balraj Komal.