Monthly “Naqoosh” was a trend setter Urdu magazine started by Muhammad Tufail in March 1948. It published creative works along with critical writings. It flourished a particular trend of publishing numerous “Khas Numbers”. These khas numbers have the worth of Encyclopedias. The role played by this magazine for the development of Urdu literature and research during its third period is worth mentioning in golden words in the history of Urdu literature
Dr. Muhammad Afzal Butt, Rubina Zaidi. (2020) The Role of “Naqoosh” in the Development of Urdu Literature, Makhz (Research Journal) , Volume 1, Issue 3.