Khalid Hussain, born on the April 1st 1945 at Udhampur(J&K) & worked in various administrative capacities over a period of more than 40 years.He knows Urdu, Hindi ,English,Pahari, Gojri, Dogri, Kashmiri & Punjabi as well.

More than 120 short stories published in leading National/International Literary magazines of India & abroad. About 60 Punjabi short stories translated into Hindi, English, Urdu, Malyalam & Telgu Language.NAme of some of the magazines are as under:- Des Pardes(London), Samandron par(London), Watan(Canada),Punjab Samachar(Canada), Panj Darya(Lahore), Khoj(Lahore), Waris Shah(Multan), Lehran(Lahore), Suraj Mukhi (Lahore), Koonj(Lahore), Punjabi Magazine section of Daily Jang(Lahore),Saver International(Lahore), Likhari(Lahore), Pancham(Lahore), Panj rang(Lahore), Saibaan(Lahore), Badalti Duniya(Karachi), Bhulekha(Lahore) etc.

Nagmani(Delhi), Akas (Delhi), Neelamani(Jalandhar), Abroo(Jammu), Yojna(Delhi), Sirjana(Chandigarh), Dirshti(Jalandhar), Tasveer(Jalandhar), Jan Sahit(Patiala), Preetlari(Amritsar), Heemal(Srinagar), Sheeraza(Jammu), Lo(Amritsar), Aj Di Mutiar(Amritsar), Waryam(Jalandhar), Anubhav(Amritsar), Sankalp(Ludhiana), Amar Kahanian(Amritsar), Chanan(Jammu), Punjabi Digest(Delhi), Rahgeer(Patti), Rekhta(Kapurthala), Ambar(Batala), Bol Kabol(Patiala), Alankar(Ludhiana), Saidh(Delhi), Trishankoo(Ludhiana), Harkara(Jalandhar), Vikendrit(Delhi), Jhuujhar(Amritsar), Samdarshi(Delhi), Akhar(Amritsar), Sheilalakh(Amritsar), Samkali Sahit(Delhi), Bhasha- Hindi(Delhi), Samkaleen Bharatya Sahit Hindi(Delhi), Alochna(Ludhiana), Mohandra(Barnala), Parvachan(Jalandhar).

About 50 short stories published in leading Urdu Literary magazines such as : 'Shab Khoon', 'Shama' , Rubi' , 'Guftagoo', 'Alfaz' etc. Illustrated weekly of India (Mumbai) , Nad- New Delhi, Tehreek-e-Adab(Banaras).

Edited- Daily, Sandesh Jammu, Daily Amarat Jammu, Daily Waqat, Jammu Daily, Zamindar Srinagar, Daily Political Times. Srinagar, Daily Roshni. Srinagar & Weekly Canvas, Srinagar etc.

Position held/ Original Ability
+ Vice-President Kendri Lekhak Sabha(Regd.) 1980-81 & 1983-84 Life Member.
+ President Punjabi Sahit Sabha, Srinagar 1974-75 & 1979-80.
+ Member Advisory Board, Sahitya Academy New-Delhi, 2002-07.
+ Member Punjabi Academy Ludhiana, Chairman.
+ Punjabi Adbi Sangat Jammu.
+ Peace Activist & Member of Pak-India People's Forum for Peace.
+ General Secretary, Jammu Civil Society for Art & Literature, Jammu, J&K .
+ Member of Syndicate (Sub Committee for Punjabi) for Development of Punjabi
   Language, Punjabi University, Patiala.
+ Member , Advisory Board of Baba Farid Centre for Sufi Studies , Punjabi university,
   Patiala.