Ahmed Sharif (Urdu: احمد شريف ) popularly known as Pagal Adilabadi (Urdu: احمد شريف پاگل عادل آبادى) is an Urdu poet from Hyderabad, India. He wrote mazahiya shayer or humorous poetry in his native dialect of Hyderabadi Urdu. His pen name, "Pagal", means "crazy" in Urdu.
Pagal Adilabadi was born in Nizamabad district, Andhra Pradesh. He was a teacher, in a government school in Adilabad in Andhra Pradesh.
Pagal Adilabadi had written humorous poems, shayaries in Urdu and he kept his name as pagal meaning crazy.
In his book Khusur Phusr, it has all his work in his whole life. In the initial stage, of his life he never published his works. He was busy while working as a teacher, but after getting retired from his job, he wrote khusur phusr.
Ahmed Sherif died, while working on his second book.