The Raving ‘Masoom Shah Jo Minaro’

Masoom Shah, was a 16th century Sindhi Muslim historian, physician, poet and pharmacist and is better known for writing a manuscript on the history of Sindh called “Tarikh-i-Sindh” and “Tarikh-i-Masoomi”. In 1598, Mughal Emperor Akbar, appointed him as the governor of Sindh and Sibi and the Nawab of Sukkur where he constructed a minaret now called the Minaret of Masoom Shah