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The Scientific Society was founded in 1864

The State Bank of Pakistan was established on 1st July 1948

The Second Summit Conference of the OIC was held in 1974

The Urdu-Hindi Controversy started in the year 1867

The author of “Making of Pakistan” is K. K. Aziz

The Indus Water Basin Treaty was signed in the year 1960

Baba Farid Ganj Shakar was a saint belong to Chishtia Silsila

Montague-Chelmsford Reforms were announced in the year 1919

Quaid-e-Azam announced his Fourteen Points in the year 1929

The Brahmo Samkaj was founded by Raja Ram Mohan Rai

The All Indian Muhammadan Educational Conference was founded in 1886

The Home Rule League was founded by Annie Besant

Gawadar became part of Pakistan in 1958.

Nehru Report was published in 1928.

Peshawar was captured by Syed Ahmad Shaheed in 1830.

Government of Indian Act, 1935 came into operation in 1937.

Basic Democracy System was launched in 1959.

Durand Line was drawn in 1894.

Pakistan became the member of NAM in 1979.

Khutbat-e-Ahmadia was written by Sir Syed Ahmad Khan.

The full name of A. Q. Hume was Allan Octivian Hume.

The first president of Jamiat-e-Ulema-e-Islam was Shabbir Ahmad Usmani.

Punjab was given the status of a province on 1970.

The Kaunpur Mosque incident took place 1913.

The Muslims observed the Day of Deliverance on  1939.

HISTORY OF PAKISTAN SINCE 1947 INCLUDING FOREIGN POLICY POLITICS AND DEFENCE Important events from 1947 to 1958

1. He was the Governor – General of Indo-Pakistan before Mountbatten:
Lord Wavel

2. Mountbatten came to India in
March 1947

3. Mountbatten was an officer in
British Navy

4. Plan for the Separation of Indo Pakistan was announced on
23rd June 1947

5. Election to the First Constituent Assembly of Pakistan took place in:
1946

6. The first Cabinet of Pakistan consisted of
7 members.

7. Finance Portfolio in the first Cabinet was held by
Malik Ghulam Muhammad.

8. The Chief Minister of the following province refused to salute the Pakistani flag in 1947:
NWFP

9. CM of NWFP Doctor Khan Sahib was dismissed by Quaid e Azam who was his successor?

10. Chief Minister of the following Province was dismissed by Quaid e Azam
Bengal

11. Approximate population of Pakistan at the inception in 1947 was
7 crores

12. First census of Pakistan was held in
1951

13. Population of west Pakistan in 1951was
34 million

14. The only country to oppose Pakistan’s entrance into the UNO in1947 was Afghanistan

15. Total area of Jammu and Kashmir in 1947 was
84,471 sq. miles

16. India stopped the passage of water from the rivers Ravi and Sutluj in
April 1948

17. Madhupur Head works is located on the
river Ravi
18. Ferozpur Head works is located on river
Sutluj

19. Muslim majority Tehsil Zira was handed over to India in Redcliff award it was a tehsil of
Ferozepur District.

21. He was the firsthead of state to visit Pakistan in 1947
Amir of Kuwait

22. Quaid e Azam relief fund was set up in
September 1947

23. At the time of division the cash balances of undivided India stood at about
Rs. 4,000 million

24. India and Pakistan mutually came to an agreement that Pakistan would get
Rs. 750 crore as her share.

25. Only Rs. 200 crors had been paid as an interim installment

26. Referendum in 1947 in NWFP province was held in
July.

27. On 15th August 1947 the state of Junaghadh announced that it had acceded to Pakistan.

28. He was the first Governor of Punjab
Francis Moody.

29. Governor Moody imposed the Governor Rule in Punjab in
January 1949.

30. Pakistan Fund was setup by Quaid in
June 1947.

31. State Bank of Pakistan was inaugurated by Quaid in
July 1948.

32. The initial assets of SBP were equal to
three Crore

33. Karachi was declared Federal area by the legislative Assembly in
May 1948.

34. He was the only Muslim to oppose the Objectives Resolution in the Assembly.
Mian Iftikhar –ud- din

35. “The Myth of Independence” was written by
Z.A. Bhutto

36. Muslim yesterday and today was written by
A.B.Rajput

37. Pakistan’s flag was designed by two brothers and name of one of them is Altaf Hussain.

38. White strip in the flag was added in August 1947. When was moon and star added in the flag
February 1949.

39. Ayub Khoro ministry in Sindh was dissolved by Quaid in
April1948.

40. The Quaid delivered his last message to the nation on:
27th August, 1948.

41. He was called the iron man of NWFP
Khan Qayyum Khan

42. Peer Sahib Manki Shareef founded the following party in September 1949
Awami Muslim League

43. In the East Bengal elections were held in
1954

44. He is the only man to be prosecuted under PRODA
Khoro

45. It was the first opposition party of the country
Jinnah Awami League

46. Awami League was found by Abdul Hameded Bhashani in
1950

47. Rawalpindi Conspiracy was unearthed in
March 1951

48. The accused of the conspiracy were prosecuted in the following jail
Hyderabad Jail

49. Liaqat Nehru Pact announced at Delhi
in April 1950.

50. Liaquat ali Khan visited America in
May 1950

51. “Wheat Crisis” in Pakistan took place in
1952

52. Martial Law in Lahore was imposed in
MARCH 1953

53. MALIK GHULAM Muhammad dissolved the Govt. of
Nazi mud Din in April 1953

54. Shortage of Salt took place in 1952 in
East Bengal

55. Pakistan became member of Baghdad pact in
September 1955.

56. The Manila Pact is the other name of
SEATO

57. The Manila Pact was signed in
September 1954

58. Muhammad Ali Bigra formula was put forward in
October 1954

59. According to Bogra formula the Lower house consisted of
300 seats

60. Out of the total 309 sears muslim League secured only 9 seats in
1954.

61. PRODA was replaced in
September 1954

62. Ghlam Muhammad dissolve dthe Constituent assembly on:
24th October, 1954.

63. Ghulam Muhammad resigned in
August 1954

64. One unit bill was brought intp effect on
14 October, 1955

65. He became the first Governor of West Pakistan
Gormani

66. The First Five Year Plan was announced by Chaudhary Muhammad Ali on 18th May 1956

67. Principal of joint Electorate was accepted by the Assembly on
10th October 1956 at Dacca

68. Suez Canal Crisis took place in the reign of:
Soharwardy

69. Pakistan bought Gwadar from King ofmaskat at the cost of 40 lakh pounds on 8th September 1958

70. Deputy spleaker of East Pakistan was killed during a rumpus in the Assembly in
1958.

71. After the promulgation of MARTIAL Law in 1958when did the new cabinet take oath?
24th October 1958

72. Z.A.Bhutto had the following portfolio in the Ayub Khan’s cabinet
Trade.

HISTORY FROM 1958 TO 1969

73. According to the agriculture Reforms announced in January 1959, maximum limit of non irrigated lands was fixed at:
1000 acres.

74. How many land farm holders were affected by the Ayub Reforms
902

75. Which ordinance contributed a great deal towards generating public
resentment against Ayub regime:
Muslim family Law Ordinance.

75. In the Basic Democratic System introduced by Ayub the number of basic Democrats was
80,000

76. Ayub lifted the Martial Law in
June 1962

77. Presidential Elections between Ayub Khan and miss Fatima Jinnah held in January 1965

78. Pakistan launched an operation in Kashmir in 1965 which was called
operation
Gibralter

79. India mounted upon a three pronged attack against Pakistan along Lahore on
6ht September 1965

80. China issued an ultimatum to India on
17th September 1965

81. Sheikh Mujeeb ur Rehman presented his 6 points for the first time in February 1966 at the house of Former premier Ch. Muhaamad Ali in a meeting of
All Parties Conference.

82. What was the name of opposition alliance against Ayub in 1965 elections? Combined Opposition Parties

83. In 1967 five parties formed an alliance against Ayub Khan which was called
PDM

84. The Ayub regim celebrated tis 10 years of rule in
October 1968

85. As a result of boundary settlement between Pakistan And China Pakistan got 750 sq. miles of land out of a total of:
3400 sq. miles

86. U- 2 incident took place in
1960

87. The old name of Round garden was changed into Nasir garden in 1966 after the visit of
Egyptian President Nasir.

88. Sardar Abdul Rab Nishtar died in
1958

89. EBDO was promulgated in
1959

90. Ayub Khan took oath as President of Pakistan in
February 1960

91. I.I. Chandaraker died in
1960

92. Muhammad Ali Bogra died in
1963

93. Soharwardy died in 1963 in
Bairut

94. Islamabad was completed in
1966

95. Bhutto was arrested in
November 1968.

96. States of Dir, Chitral and Swat were incorporated in NWFP in
August 1969.

DEVELOPMENTS FROM 1969 TO 1977:

97. Yahya khan became C-in-C in March 1966. Who was C-in-C before him.
Musa Khan

98. Ayub Khan handed over the reins of Government to Yahya Khan on
25th March 1969.

99. In April 1969 yahya regime announced
Labour Reforms

100. One Unit Scheme was done away with on
1st July 1970

101. Total number of National Assembly seats in the L.F.O. was
313

102. East Bengal has 169 seats in the L.F.O.

103. Punjab had 85 seats in L.F.O.

104. Elections could not be held on fixed date and had to be postponed till 7th
December due to
Floods in East Pakistan

105. In the 1971 elections out of total 162 common seats in East Bengal Mujeeb ur Rehman won
160 seats

106. In the elections of 1971 PPP got 62 seats out of total 82 common seats in Punjab

107. Agartala conspiracy was about
Kidnap and murder of Ayub Khan

109. Kashmir Mujahideen hijacked an Indian plane “Ganga” in
1971

110. Army action was started in Easr Pakistan from March 1971
Mother of Z.A.Bhutto was
Hindu

111. Z.A. Bhutto studied in the following university
Southern California University

112. Bhutto was appointed Foreign Minister in
1963

113.EAST Pakistan BECAME AN INDEPENDENT ENTITIY in December 1971

114. A commission was appointed by Bhutto to probe into the 1971 crisis. It was called
Hamood ur Rehman commission

115. In March Mr. Bhutto dismissed
1300 service men

116. The banks were nationalized in
May 1972

117. In his agricultural reforms Bhutto put ceiling to land holding at
150 acres of irrigated land.

118. Bhutto announced second package of agricultural reforms in
1977

119. In April 1974 Bangladesh agreed to release 195 held up
POWs

120. Mr. Bhutto announced to dissociate Pakistan from the Commonwealth of Nations in
1972

121. Martial Law was imposed in Balochistan in
May 1973

122. The Qadyanis were declared non Muslims in
Semptember1974

123. He is the only person who resigned from national Assembly on this decision
Ahmaad Raza Qasuri

124. Elections to the National Assembly were held under Z.A. Bhutto in
March 1977

125. Martial Law was imposed in the country on 5th July 1977
in the morning

126. Pakistan announced to delink from SEATO in
November 1972
Chaudhary Khaleeq uz Zaman died in
1973

127. Ayub Khan Passed away in
1974

128. Friday was declared a weekly holiday in
January 1977

CONSTITUTIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF PAKISTAN

129. How many constitutions have been tried in in Pakistan so far?
3

130. 1973 constitution was promulgated in
14th August

131. How many amendments have been made in1973 constitution up to 1999
16

132. The 16th amendment is about the expansion of
Quota

133. Quota has been extended to the year
2013

134. The Quran and Sunnah are declared the Supreme law of Pakistan under this Amendment
9th.

135. The Qaduanis were declared non Muslims in this amendment
2nd

136. The first Constituent Assembly of Pakistan consisted of 79 members
objectives resolution was passed in
12th March 1949

137. The Ulmas offered 22 points for the future constitution of Pakistan.

138. The 2nd Basic principle Committee Report was published on
22nd December 1952.

139. The following constitutional draft was called as the Bengali Punjab Crisis Report
2nd BPC Report

140. Muhammad Ali Bogra formula was put forward in the Assembly on:
7th October, 1953

141. Bogra Formula offered a bicameral legislature wherein every unit had
10 seats in the Upper House

142. The number of East Bengal Seats in the Lower House in the Bogra Formula was:
165

143. The First constituent assembly of Pakistan was dissolved by Ghulam Muhammad on;
24th October 1954

144. The Sindh chief court restored the
1st Constituent Assembly

145. He was the first governor of the West Pakistan
Mushtaq Ahmed Grmani

146. It was necessary for both the President and the Prime Minister to be Muslims in this Constitution.
1973

147. The Objectives Resolution was made the part of the Constitution instead of being merely a document of guiding Principles in
8th Amendment

148. Bicameral legislature was provided for in the
1973 constitution.

149. The minimum age of a Senator is
30 years.

150. The minimum age of Prime Minister under the constitution is
35 years.

151. The age of President is
45

152. The retirement age of justice of High court is
62 years

153. The retirement age of justice of Supreme Court is
65 years

154. How much practice as a lawyer is must for becoming Justice of a High Court
8 years.

Important Pakistan Studies Solved Questions

1. Who was the British Prime Minister at the time of the partition of India?

Ans: Attlee

2. When was it announced that June 1948 had been determined as the date of withdrawal of British power from India?

Ans: Feb. 20, 1947

3. Who was the Secretary of State for India at the time of partition in 1947?

Ans: Lord Listowel

4. Who was the Viceroy of India from 1943 to 1947?

Ans: Lord Wavell

5. When did Lord Mountbatten arrive in Delhi as new Viceroy of India?

Ans: March 22, 1947

6. Who was the Chief of the Viceroy’s staff from 1936 to 1947?

Ans: Lord Ismay

7. When did Jinnah meet Lord Mountbatten first time?

Ans: April 5, 1947

8. When did Lord Mountbatten announced the partition plan?

Ans: June 3, 1947

9. Which party formed government in NWFP after the 1946 elections?

Ans: All India Congress

10. Who was the Chief Minister of NWFP after the elections of 1946?

Ans: Khan Sahib

11. When was a Partition Council set up in Center and in Bengal and Punjab?

Ans: June 27, 1947

12. When was the Indian Independence Bill moved in the British Parliament?

Ans: July 4, 1947

13. When was the Indian Independence Bill passed by the British Parliament and became an Act?

Ans: July 18, 1947

14. When did Mountbatten address the Constituent Assembly of Pakistan?

Ans: 14th August, 1947

15. What is the exact time of creation of Pakistan?

Ans: 12 a.m. at the night between 14th and 15th August, 1947

16. At what time it was announced on Radio that at midnight the State of Pakistan will come into being?

Ans: On minute before midnight

17. Who first time announced in English “This is Pakistan Broadcasting Service” at the time of creation of Pakistan?

Ans: Mr. Zahoor Azar

18. Who first time announced in Urdu “This is Pakistan Broadcasting Service” at the time of creation of Pakistan?

Ans: Ghulam Mustafa Hamdani

19. When did Egypt announced its recognition of the new State of Pakistan?

Ans: 16th August, 1947

20. When did Pakistan apply for membership of UNO?

Ans: 16th August, 1947

21. Who were the members of the Steering Committee of the Partition Council in the Center?

Ans: Ch. Muhammad Ali and H.M. Patel

22. Apart from partition Council how many expert committees were formed to cover the whole field of administration?

Ans: 10

23. When did the Pakistan Assembly pass the resolution for changing the name of West Punjab to Punjab?

Ans: 07-01-1948

24. What is the estimated number of people who migrated on partition of India in 1947?

Ans: 8,500,000 (dubbed as “largest migration in history” by Information office Delhi).

25. What was the name of the force set up on partition to maintain law and order in the disputed areas?

Ans: The Punjab Boundary Force.

26. When did the Joint Defence Council for India and Pakistan decide to abolish the Punjab Boundary Force?

Ans: 29-08-1947

27. On 3rd September, 1947 Prime Ministers of India and Pakistan meet in a conference in Lahore. What was the agenda of the conference?

Ans: Restoration of Law and Order and Protection of Refugees.

28. Which airline helped movement of 35000 people from Pakistan to India between Oct. 20 to Nov. 30, 1947? (The same airline also moved 7000 Muslim Govt. officials and the families from Delhi to Pakistan).

Ans: British Overseas Airways Corporation

29. Which Indian city was proclaimed a “dangerous area” on Sept. 8, 1947?

Ans: Delhi

30. Who was the Supreme Commander of the Indian Armed Forces at the time of partition?

Ans: Field Marshal Lord Auchinleck

31. A Joint Defence Council was set up to supervise the division of armed forces and military stores and equipment. Who was its Chairman?

Ans: Lord Mountbatten

32. Who were other members of the Joint Defence Council?

Ans: Field Marshal Lord Auchinleck and two representatives of the India and Pakistan.

33. Who represented Pakistan in the Joint Defence Council meeting held in August, 1947 in Delhi?

Ans: Liaquat Ali Khan

34. The Joint Defence Council had to complete its task by March 31, 1948 but when was it abolished?

Ans: November, 1947

35. According to Mountbatten what was “the most difficult letter” that he had to “ever to write” in his life?

Ans: The letter he wrote to Auchinleck regarding abolishing the Joint Defence Council under pressure from his Indian cabinet.

36. Under the Partition agreement how many Sherman tanks were to be given to Pakistan?

Ans: 150

37. How many Sherman tanks were actually given to Pakistan?

Ans: Not even one

38. Where was the Inter-Dominion Defence Secretaries Conference held on May 3, 1948?

Ans: Delhi

39. What was the Cash balance of the former government of undivided India on Aug. 14, 1947?

Ans: 4000 million rupees

40. How much from the Cash balance was demanded by Pakistan?

Ans: 1000 million rupees

41. According to a financial agreement between both the countries reached in December 1947, what was the share of Pakistan from the cash balance?

Ans: 750 million rupees

42. How much of Pakistan’s share was actually paid after intervention of Gandhi?

Ans: 700 million

43. When was it announced that Jinnah would be the Governor General of Pakistan?

Ans: July 10, 1947

44. Who was the last Governor of the undivided Punjab?

Ans: Sir Evan Jenkins

45. What does RSS stand for ?

Ans: Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh

46. When did Liaquat Ali Khan move in the Constituent Assembly that the title of “Quaid-e-Azam” be used for Jinnah in official correspondence?

Ans: Aug. 12, 1947

47. Who was the Finance Minister in the first cabinet of the Dominion of Pakistan?

Ans: Ghulam Muhammad

48. When was Jinnah’s name read in Khutaba at the Pakistan colony mosque by the Sindh Education Minister Pir Illahi Bukhsh?

Ans: Aug. 22, 1947

49. When was it announced that Jinnah would act as Legal Guide to the Assembly in drafting the Constitution?

Ans: Aug. 23, 1947

50. When was the announcement made from Delhi for setting up a Constituent Assembly for Pakistan?

Ans: July 26, 1947