Altaf Shaikh got his early education from Hala, then from Cadet College Petaro, and studied marine engineering at Marine Academy Chittagong, Bangladesh. He was qualified as a ship engineer, and taught in Malaysia as a trainer.
Altaf Shaikh started writing in the age of 18, in Chittagong. His first story book was Anamika (the Bengali word for "unknown").
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