21.05.2012 [The Express Tribune] - “He likes strong tea but he is a sweet person,” quipped writer and host, Mehtab AkbarRashdi. “Haidery has done a great work in Sindhi literature and loves his people.” Haidery's real name was Shamsheer Ali and he was born in a small village in Badin
11.05.2012 [Pakistan Daily Times] - ... raise issues of the province through assemblies. He urged all the political parties and civil society to strive for improvement of educational system in the Sindh. Former bureaucrat Mehtab AkbarRashdi was also present on the occasion. staff report.