Munnu Bhai has been one of the most prominent writers in Pakistan. With his name mostly associated with column writing, Munnu Bhai also showed his skills as a skilled playwright and dramatist, penning some of the classiest plays aired on television. His career as a drama writer was primarily devoted to Pakistan Television (PTV).
As a playwright, Munnu Bhai's most famous drama to date has been Sona Chandi. Portraying the story of a village couple who come to earn money in the city, the play is still remembered by people for its comic genius as well as strong storyline. Another one of his dramas 'Dasht' was a classic story based in Gwadar and portrayed the lives of Balochi tribal areas.
He also wrote the fun and entertaining drama serial 'Aashiyana', which was loved by the audiences for its upbeat and family oriented story. Munnu Bhai also wrote a number of long plays among which 'Khubsurat' and 'Gumshuda' received immense appreciation and popularity from the audiences.