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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

Ans: 8,500,000 (dubbed as "largest migration in history" by Information office


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

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

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

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

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

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

1- Sarus Sadur.
Ans. Guardian of Islamic Law and Spokesman of Ulema.

2-Qutbat-ul-Islam Mosque.
Ans. It was built by Qutb-ud-Din Aibak near Qutb Minar at Delhi.

3-Francis Bernier
.Ans. He was a European traveler who visited Indian during Shahjehan’s Period.

4-Muntakhbat Tawarikh.
Ans. It is detailed account of akbar’s period by Abdul Qadir Badyuni.

Ans. He was incharge Emperor’s department of manufacturers and goods for
military and democratic purpose.

6-H. Kh. Baqi Billah Bairang.

Ans. He was renowned saint of Naqshbandia order and was the spiritual guide of
Hazrat Majadded Alf Sani.

Ans. It was written by Al-Bairuni. This is an authentic source about Indian culture
and social life.

8-The ‘Objectives Resolution’ was passed at………by the Constituent Assembly

Ans. Karachi, 1949.

9-The “One Unit” bill was accepted by the Parliament on ………when………was Prime
Minister of Pakistan.
Ans. 19th October 1955, M. Ali Bogra.

10-The Indian National Congress was founded by………in………

Ans. A. O. Hume, 1885.

11-The day of deliverance was observed by………in………

Ans. Muslims, 1939.

12-The Pakistan Resolution was passed at………on………

Ans. Lahore, 23rd March 1940.

13-Allama Iqbal was elected as the member of Punjab Legislative Assembly

in………and became President of Muslim League in………
Ans. 1926, 1930.

14-Mr. ………announced the partition of India into two independent states on………
Ans. Mountbattan, 3rd June 1947.

15-The Battle of Plassey was fought in………between……….

Ans. 1757, Clive and Nawab Siraj-ud-Daula.

16-Muslim League was founded in……..and its first President was………

Ans. 1906, Sir Agha Khan.
17-Second Round Table Conference was held in the year………in………
Ans. 1931, London.

18. Islam was introduced in India by:

Ans. The Arabs.

19. Pirthvi Raj was overthrown and killed in 1192 A.D. at Thanesar by:
Ans. Muhammad Ghouri.

20. Qutb Minar of Delhi was designed as a tower of victory being the hallmark of
the Empire of:.
Ans. The Turks.

21. Ibn-e-Batuta lived at the court of:

Ans. Muhammad bin Taghluq.

22. The famous garden Ram Bagh at Agra was laid out by:
Ans. Sikandar Lodi.

23. The Lodi Dynasty was founded by:

Ans. Bahlol.

24. Under Akbar’s Mansabdari System when a Mansabdar died all his property
was confiscated by the law called:
Ans. Law of Escheat.

25. In 1582 Akbar appointed his Diwan-e-Chief to:

Ans. Todar Mal.

26. Dara Shikoh in his religious thought was influenced by:

Ans. Mullah Shaida.

27. The famous manuscript “Shikasta” and “Nastaliq” were written by:
Ans. Aurangzeb.

28. The Indian National Congress was founded in the year:

Ans. 1885.

29. 19th February 1946 is associated with:

Ans. Arrival of Cabinet Mission in India.

30. In India, the legal status of the provinces was for the first time recognized
Ans. The Govt: of India Act 1935

31. The proposal of Union of India embracing both British India and the states
was put forward by:
Ans. The Cabinet Mission.

32. The L.F.O was issued by:

Ans. Yahya Khan.

33. Prada stand for…….

Ans. Public Representation Offices Disqualification Act.
34. The system of Diarchy in the provinces was abolished in…….
Ans. 1935.

35. The First Constitution of Pakistan was promulgated on……..1956.

Ans. 23rd March.

36. The Partition of Bengal was cancelled during the viceroyalty of……
Ans. Lord Harding.

37. “Life of Teachings of Muhammad (P.B.U.H)” was written by…….

Ans. Syed Amir Ali.

38. The JUP was set up in……

Ans. 1948.

39. Fawaid-ul-Faud was compiled by:

Ans. Amir Hasan Ala Siji.

40. The Syed Dynasty was founded by:

Ans. Khizar Khan.

41. The Tuzak-e-Babari was written in:

Ans. Turkish.

42. The Buland Darwaza is situated at:

Ans. Fatehpur Sikri.

43. Jahangir was imprisoned by:

Ans. Mahabat Khan.

45. Hujjatulla-hil-Baligha was written by:

Ans. Shah Waliullah.

46. Champaner is a:
Ans. General.

47. Mukhdum Jehanian Jalal-ud-Din Jehangasht was a saint of:

Ans. Suhrwardiya Silsilah.

48. Petticoat Government was headed by:

Ans. Maham Angah.

49. I will tear it or burn it or throw it away but never accept it. Who stated this
about the Government of India Act 1935?
Ans. M. K. Gandhi.

50. The Rashmi Roomal Movement of 1905 was initiated by:

Ans. Muhammad Ali Jauhar
i) 711: Tariq Bin Zaid conquered Spain

ii) 712: Muhammad Bin Qasim defeated Raja Dahir and conquered Sindh

iii) 997: Muhammad Ghaznavi succeeded his father.

iv) 1526: The Mughal Empire came into being.

• The first Battle of Panipat (1526) was fought between the Mughal Emperor
Zahir-ud-Din Muhammad Babur and the Delhi Sultan Ibrahim Lodhi.

v) 1556: The second Battle of Panipat was fought between the Mughal Akbar
the Great and Samrat Hem.

vi) 1564: Hazrat Mujaddid Alf Sani was born.

vii) 1600: The East India Company was granted charter.

viii) 1703: Shah Waliullah was born at the time of Mughal’s downfall.

• Shah Waliullah translated the Holy Quran into Persian language and wrote
“Hujjut-Ullah-al-Baligha”, “Khilafat-al-Khulfa” etc.
• Shah Waliullah’s sons-Shah Rafi-ud-Din and Shah Abdul Qadir---translated
the Holy Quran into Urdu.

ix) 1757: Lord Clive defeated Siraj-ud-Daula in the battle of Plassey.

x) 1761: The third Battle of Panipat was fought between the Afghans and the

xi) 1772-85: Lord Hastings was the first governor general of Bengal.

xii) 1781: Haji Shariat Ullah was born in Faridpur District. He started Farazi
Movement in Bengal.

xiii) 1817: Sir Syed Ahmed Khan was born at Delhi.

xiv) 9 Dec. 1837: Nawab Mohsin-ul-Mulk was born at Etawah fondly known as
Sayed Mehdi Ali.

xv) 24 Mar. 1841: Nawab Viqar-ul-Mulk was born, who was named Mushtaq

xvi) 1857: War of Independence was fought in the administration of Lord


xvii) 10 May. 1857: War of Independence started in Bengal by Indian soldiers

against British.

xviii) 1858: Soon after War of Independence, Sir Syed Ahmed Khan started
Aligarh Movement.
• The British queen took over the administration of British possessions of
• Government of India Act 1858 was promulgated.

xix) 1859: Sir Syed set up a school at Muradabad and in 1863 at Ghazipur.
xx) 1862: Indian Councils Act passed.

xxi) 1866: The Scientific Society published a journal known as ‘Aligarh

Institute Gazette’.
• Deoband Movement along with Aligarh Movement was also started by Haji
Muhammad Abid and Maulana Muhammad Yaqub.
• Sir Syed set up Muslim Educational Conference and British India Association.

xxii) 1867: Urdu-Hindi controversy began in Banaras.

xxiii) 1870: Anjuman-i-Taraqi-i-Muslanmana-i-Hind was set up by Sir Syed.

xxiv) 1871: George Campbell, the LT. Governor of Bengal, ordered Urdu
should be scrapped from syllabus.

xxv) 1874: M.A.O High School was established at Aligarh.

xxvi) 1875: Arya Samajj was founded.

xxvii) 25 Dec. 1876: Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah was born.

xxviii) 1877: Aligarh School was upgraded to the status of a college and was
inaugurated by Lord Lytton.
• Dr. Allama Muhammad Iqbal was born at Sialkot.

xxix) 1880-84: Lord Ripon ruled India as a second Viceroy.

xxx) 1881: Lord Ripon passed a resolution to promote local Self Government
in India.
• First Census of Sub-Continent was conducted.

xxxi) Mar. 1884: The foundation of Anjuman Himayat-i-Islam was laid down
by Maulana Qazi Hamid-ud-Din.

xxxii) 1885: Indian National Congress was established by Allan Octavian


xxxiii) 1891: Hunza, remote kingdom bordering China fell into hands of
British, bringing an end to the expansion of British Raj.

xxxiv) 1892: Indian Councils Act was given to the Indian people.

xxxv) 1893: Durand Line was demarcated.

xxxvi) 1894: Nadva-tul-Ulema started in Lucknow.

xxxvii) 27 Mar. 1898: Sir Syed Ahmed Khan passed away.

xxxviii) 1899-1905: Lord Curzon reigned from 1899-1905.

xxxix) 1905-10: Lord Minto II ruled from 1905-1910.

xli) 16 Oct. 1905: Bengal was partitioned into two divisions—Assam and
• Swadeshi Movement was organized by Hindus in order to protest against the
partition of Bengal by boycotting foreign goods.
xlii) 1 Oct. 1906: Simla Deputation met Viceroy Lord Minto comprising 35
Muslim Leaders.

xliii) 30 Dec. 1906: All India Muslim League was established at the annual
meeting of Muhammadan Educational Conference at Decca under the
chairmanship of Nawab Viqar-ul-Milk.

xliv) 1907: The first regular session of the Muslim League was held at Karachi.

xlv) 1909: Minto-Morley Reforms were introduced (also known as Indian

Councils Act).

xlvi) 1910-16: Lord Harding ruled India from 1910-16.

xlvii) 1911: Partition of Bengal was annulled.

xlviii) 1913: Quaid-e-Azam joined Muslim League.

• Muslim League changed its manifesto in order to remain aloof from Indian
• The Kanpur Mosque episode took place creating political awakening among
the Indian Muslims.

xlix) Dec. 1916: Lucknow Pact was signed.

• After Lucknow Pact 1916, Quaid-e-Azam was conferred with the title of
“Ambassador of Hindu-Muslim Unity” by Mrs. Sarojni Naidu.
• Home Rule League was started by an English woman, Anne Besant.

l) 1916-1920: Lord Chelmsford ruled India.

li) 27 Jan. 1917: Nawab Viqar-ul-Mulk passed away.

lii) 1919: Montague-Chelmsford Reforms were introduced.

• The system if Diarchy was introduced at the provincial level.
• Jalianwala Bagh Incident took place. The British Commander General Dyer
opened fire at the people without warning to disperse while they were
protesting against the Rowlett Act.
• Maulana Muhammad Ali and Maulana Shaukat Ali launched “Khilafat
Movement” after World War I, which lasted until 1924.

liii) 1920: Khilafat Delegation left Bombay for England.

• Moplah Uprising: Police resorted to firing on a mob killing nearly 400
• Chauri Chaura Tragedy: The people of Chauri Chaura demonstrated and
police tried to disperse. The hostile mob set fire to the police station where 22
policemen were burnt alive.
• Gandhi was selected as the president of Home Rule League and Ms Anne
Besant left Home Rule League.

liv) 1921-26: Lord Reading ruled as Viceroy of India.

lv) 1922: Gandhi started Non Cooperation Movement in Farakhabad District

with the aim to ban government taxes and revenues.

lvi) 1 Nov. 1922: Institution of Khilafat was abolished under the influence of
Kamal Ataturk.
• Quaid-e-Azam resigned from membership of Congress.
lvii) 1924: The Khalifah of Sultan Abdul Majeed was banished from Turkey.
• Maulana Muhammad Ali was released from jail.

lviii) 1926-31: Lord Irwin ruled India from 1926-31.

lix) 1927: Delhi Proposals were introduced.

lx) Nov. 1927: Simon Commission arrived in the Sub-continent.

lxi) 1928: Nehru Report was presented where two Muslims---Sir Ali Imam and
Shoaib Qureshi---were the members of this committee.

lxii) 1929: Quaid-e-Azam put forth the 14 points in Delhi Muslim Conference.

lxiii) 1930: Allahabad Address was presented by Allama Iqbal at the Muslim
League annual Conference.

lxiv) 12 Nov. 1930: First Round Table Conference was held in London where
all parties were present except congress.

lxv) 5 Mar. 1931: Gandhi Irwin Pact was signed.

lxvi) 1931-36: Lord Willington ruled as a Viceroy of India.

lxvii) 21 Mar. 1931: All India Muslim Conference held at Lahore addressed by
Dr. Allama Muhammad Iqbal.

lxviii) 1931: Second Round Table Conference was held in London and Gandhi
• Maulana Muhammad Ali Jauhar died when the Second round Table
Conference began.
• Allama Iqbal participated in the SRTC.

lxix) 17 Nov. 1932: Third SRTC was held in London. Gandhi did not take part
and started Civil disobedience Movement. Quaid-e-Azam did not take part but
Sir Agha Khan led the delegation.

lxx) 1932: Communal Award was declared but was rejected by all the Indian
political parties. Gandhi managed to win over Dr. Ambedkar, leader of
minorities, to renounce the award.

lxxi) 28 Jan. 1933: Name of “Pakistan” was suggested by Chaudhary Rehmat

Ali. He wrote a leaflet ‘Now or Never: Are We To Live or Perish Forever.’

lxxii) 1934: Quaid-e-Azam took control of the Muslim League.

lxxiii) 1935: 1935 Act was presented. Quaid Azam was in England at that

lxxiv) 1937: Elections were held and Congress achieved a big victory. Muslim
League won 108 seats out of 485 total Muslim seats.

lxxv) 1937: Quaid-e-Azam in an article ‘time and Tide’ mentioned that Islam
and Hinduism are incompatible.

lxxvi) 21 Apr. 1938: Allama Muhammad Iqbal died and was buried in front of
Badshahi Mosque in Lahore.

lxxvii) 1939: Muslim League was established in Baluchistan.

lxxviii) 22 Dec. 1939: With the resignation of the Congress ministries the Day
of Deliverance was observed by the Muslims.
• Governor’s rule was promulgated according to the Act of 1935.

lxxix) 23 Mar. 1940: 27th Annual session of Muslim League and Pakistan
Resolution was presents.

lxxx) 1940: August offer was brought about.

• Gandhi started Satyagarh Movement.

lxxxi) 22 Mar. 1942: Cripps Proposals were put forward.

lxxxii) 1942: the Muslim League Resolution of ‘Divide and Quit’ was against
the movement of Gandhi’s ‘Quit India.’

lxxxiii) 1943: Muslim League established its 1st Ministry in Sindh.

• Lord Wavell became the Viceroy of India.

lxxxiv) 1944: Gandhi-Jinnah Talks failed due to the Two Nation Theory.
• Muslim League celebrated Day of Victory.

lxxxv) 1945: Liaquat-Desai Pact was signed. Spro Committee was also

lxxxvi) 1945-46: Elections were held.

lxxxvii) 1946: Cabinet Mission arrived from Britain comprising of Lord Pathic
Lawrence, Sir Stafford Cripps and Mr. A.V. Alexander.
• Mr. Gandhi renounced his formal membership from Congress.
• Maulana Abul Kalam Azad remained President of Congress from 1939-46.

lxxxviii) Mar. 1947: Lord Mountbatten arrived as the Last Viceroy.

• Lord Wavell remained Viceroy from 1943 to Mar. 1947.

lxxxix) 3 June 1947: Lord Mountbatten announced Partition Plan.

• Radcliffe Award: The members of the Punjab Boundary Commission were
Justice Din Muhammad and Justice Muhammad Munir of Pakistan and Justice
Mehr Chand Mahajan and Justice Tej Singh on behalf of India.

• The members of the Bengal Commission were Justice Abu Saleh

Muhammad, Justice M. Akram and Justice S.A Rahman on behalf of Pakistan
and Justice C.C Biswas and Justice B.K Mukherjee on behalf of India.

xc) 14 Aug. 1947: Partition of Sub-Continent into Pakistan and India was
declared. Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah became the first Governor
General and Liaquat Ali Khan the first Prime Minister of Pakistan.
1.The last viceroy of united India was _______.(Lord Mount Batten)
2.______ is known as Bab-ul-Islam.(Sindh)
3.The first O.I.C summit was held in ___________ in _______. (Rabat,Morocco)(1969)
4.The second O.I.C summit was held in ________ in
5.The third O.I.C summit was held in _______ and ________
in________.(Makkah)(Taif,Saudia Arabia)(1981)

6.The fourth O.I.C summit was held in ________ in ______.(Casablanca,Morocco)(1984)

7.The fifth O.I.C summit was held in _______ in _______.(Kuwait)(1987)
8.The sixth O.I.C summit was held in ________ in ______.(Dakar,Senegal)(1991)
9.The seventh O.I.C summit was held in _______ in _______.(Casablanca)(1994)
10.The eight O.I.C summit was held in ___________ in _______.(Tehran,Iran)(1997)
11.The highway linking China and Pakistan is called
12.Pakistan became the member of U.N on ____________and ___________ Opposed
it.(30th December 1947)(Afghanistan)
13. _____________ are the two most important food crops of Pakistan.(Wheat and Rice)
14.The Objective Resolution was put forwarded by ___________ in________.(Liaqat Ali

15._________ and ________ are two famous Pushto poets.(Khushal Khan

Khatak)(Rehman Baba)
16.The State Bank was inaugurated by _________ in __________.(Quaid-e-Azam)(July
17.The first constitution of Pakistan came into force on __________ and cancelled in
_______.(23rd March 1956)(1958)
18.The second constitution of Pakistan was promulgated on __________.(1st March
19.The third constitution of Pakistan was promulgated on _________.(14th August

20.Pakistan's second Governer General and 2nd Prime Minister was _______.(Khawaja
21.The Government of Pakistan imposed the system of Zakat in the year _____ and it is
collected at ______.(1980)(1/3 %)
22.Quaid-e-Azam joined Muslim League in the year _____.(1913)
23.The Simla delegation was headed by ___________.(Sir Agha Khan)
24.Pakistan's largest heavy engineering complex is situated at _______ ,Built with the
help of ____.(Texila)(China)
25.The highest peak of Pakistan is _____.(K-2)
26.Sui gas was found in the year _____.(1952)
27.__________ was the chairman of boundary commission.(Sir Red Cliff)
28.The growth rate of Pakistan is _____.(3%)
29.The Lucknow Pact was signed between Muslim League and _______ in the year
30.The first President of All India Muslim League was _______.(Sir Agha Khan)
31.Quaid-e-Azam proposed his 14 points in the year _____.(1929)
32.The United Nations was founded in _________.(24th October 1945)
33.The first meeting of the Muslim League took place in the year ____ at
34.The Cripps Mission visited India in______.(1942)
35.___________ Was the first Governer General of Pakistan.(Quaid-e-Azam)
36.The Cabinet Mission came to India in the year ______ A.D and had ___
37.R.C.D (Regional Co-operation for development )was established in______.(1964)
38.Quaid-e-Azam Gave his 14 points in reply to ________.(Nehru Report)
39.Mount Batten announced his plan on _________.(3rd June 1947)
40.The first independent ruler of Muslim India was ________.(Qutub uddin Aibak)
41.Allama Iqbal gave his historical address in the year _____ A.D at _____ .(1930)
42.Quaid-e-Azam appealed on _________ to observe day of Deliverance or Yaum-e-
Nijat /Tashakkur.(22th december 1939)
43.___________ has 4 divisions.(Sindh)
44.__________ was the first President of Pakistan.(Iskander Mirza)
45.Participation of Bengal took place in the year ______A.d And cancelled in _____
46.The two biggest hydraulic dams of Pakistan are _______ and
47.Pakistan was recognized as a republic in the year _____.(1956)
48._____________ Translated the Holly Quran in Persian.(Hazrat Shah Wali Ullah)
49.Moen jo Daro was built _______ years ago through a thought plan.(4000)
50.The Muslim League was founded in _______ at _____ due to the movement of
_______ .(1906) (Dhaka) ( Nawab Saleem Ullah Khan)
51.All India Congress was founded by ____________ in the year _________ A.d.(Allan
52.The first Prime Minister of Pakistan was ___________.(Liaqat Ali Khan)
53.The First World War started in _______.(1914)
54.The second World War ended in ______. (1945)
55.Urdu is a Persian word it means ______.(Camp)
56.First Muslim General _____________ invaded
Sindh.(Mohammad Bin Qasim)
57.The highest court of Pakistan is __________.(Supreme Court)
58.The Aligarh Movement was started by ________.(Sir Syed Ahmed Khan)
59.Quaid-e-Azam remained member of both Muslim League and Congress for __
60.Badshahi Mosque was built by __________ at Lahore.(Aurangzeb Alamgir)
61. Sindh was separated from Bombay presidency in the year _____A.D.(1936)
62.First Round Table Conference took place in London in _______ A.D.(1930)
63.Second Round Table Conference took place in London in ______ A.D.(1931)
64.General Zia Ul Haq took office in ____ A.D.(1977)
65.Quaid-e-Azam was born on ___________.(25th December 1876)
66.___________ and ____________ are the two building found in Pakistan that were
built by Mughal Empire.(Badshahi Mosque)(Shahi Qila)
67.Pakistan's two important agricultural crops are _____ and _____.(Cotton)(Rice)
68.Allama Iqbal was born at _________.in ________.(Sialkot)(1877)
69.The last Mughal Emperor of India was _________.(Bahadur Shah Zafar)
70.Pakistan's largest steel mill is at ________ formed by the cooperation of
71.There are ___ natural regions of Pakistan.(4)
72.The Mosque built by ________ is at Thatta.(Shah Jahan)
73.The duration sixth five -years plan is ______.(1985-1990)
74.According to the 1972 census the literacy rate in Pakistan was _____ which grew to
_____ in 1981.(21.7%)(26.2%)
75.The true name of Hazrat Mujaddid Alif Sane was _______.(Shaikh Ahmed)
76.In the 1945 Muslim League won ____ Muslims seats in the central Assembly.(30)
77.The British Parliament passed the Indian Independence law in _________ or made
the Indian participation plan into a law.(July 1947)
78.The script of All Pakistani languages is similar and it is based on ______ (Quranic
79.Sind Madarsa-ul-Islam was founded by ___________.(Hasan Ali Afandi)
80.Pakistan earns its biggest share of foreign exchange from _____.(Cotton)
81.In _______ ,________ helped Pakistan in making arrangements to hold the Islamic
Summit Conference.(1974)(Shah Faisal)
82.The first General elections of Pakistan were held in the year______.(1971)
83.SAARC abbreviates for __________ .(South Asian Assocition for Regional
84.________ founded Muslim League's braneli at London in _____.(Syed Ameor
85.All Pakistani languages contain lots of words of ______ and
86.Immediately after Independence from the British India forcefully annexed
87._______ and ________ occupied a large territory of Kashmir.(Dakkan)(Junagarh)
88.The _____ nuclear exploitation showed the true face of Indian agression.(1974)
89.Congress started "Leave India Movement" in the year ______.(1942)
90.In_____,________ defeated the Marhatas at the battle field of Pani
Patt.(1761)(Ahmed Shah Abdali)
91.The first Mughal Emperor was _____.(Babar)
92.The Mughal Emperor Akbar introduced the _________.(Deen-e-Elahi)
93.Pakistani languages are greatly influenced from _______.(Arabic)
94._________ and _________ are two important Sindhi poets.(Shah Abdul Latif)(Sachal
95.Two palces famous for wooden crafts are ______ and ______ in
96.The Indus Basin Treaty was signed between Pakistan and India in the year
97.Sindh Muslim League passed a resolution in _______.(1938)
98.Nizam-e-Mustafa movement was carried in the year ____.(1977)
99.The Hindu Society is divided in ___ casts.(4)
100.Pakistan's _____ population live in rural areas.(70%)
101.The first Muslim League Government was formed in Sindh in ______.(1943)
102.Masjid Mahabat Khan is situated at _________.(Peshawar)
103.Masjid Wazir Khan is situated at ________.(Lahore)
104.Simla Delegation met _______ in 1945.(Lord Wevell)
105.In year ____ the Simla delegation headed by Sir Agha Khan met ______.(1906)
(Lord Minto)
106.Liaqat Ali Khan born in ______ and become the secretary general of Muslim in
107.Waris Shah wrote _________.(Heer Ranjha)
108.The total area of Pakistan is _________ sq.km and total population according to
1981 census is _____________ million/crores.(796096)(83782000)
109.Pakistan exploded its first atomic bomb at _______ in the year
______.(Chaghi)(May 1998)
110.Moen-jo-Daro is the province of ______.( Sindh).
111.The period of first five year plan was _________.(1955-1960)
112.Pakistan joined the non -Aligned Movement in in the year ______.(1979)
113.The first conferences of NAM was held at ______ in _______ and the second at
114.The fort of Lahore (Shahi Qila) was built by ________.(Jehangir)
115.Sind was conquired by Mohammad bin Qasim in the year ______.(712)
116.The head of the state is called _______ and head of the Government is called
_______.(President)(Prime Minister)
117.The Secretariate of O.I.C is at ________ (Saudi Arabia) and RCD at
118.RCD is called now ________ .(R.E.C (Regional Economic Council)
119.The desert land of Sindh is called _______ and that Bahawalpur is called
120.The first Saint to came South Asia ______________ is most important of all.(Hazrat
Ali Hajveri)
121.Hazrat Amman Marvandi is known as _________.(Lal Shahbaz Qalandar)
122.In ______ Cripps mission was presented.(1942)
123.In 1945-1946 elections Muslim League won ____ seats in central and _______ in
provincial assembly.(all)(90%)
124.In ______ Lord Wavell proposed the formation of a temperary government
consisting of the political parties of United India.(1945)
125.According to 3rd June 1947 plan plebiscite was held in __________ and
126.In the North of Kabul river Khyber Pass is situated which is _____ km long.(53)
127.In the 1973 constitution ________ was recognized as state religion.(Islam)
128.In Pakistan ____ languages are spoken.(30)
129.__________ is the sufi poet of Pushto poetry.(Rehman Baba)
130._________ is considered as first poet of Pushto.(Ameer Karoro)
131.For a developing country like Pakistan ____________ is very important.(Nuclear
132.U.N has _______ members.(159)
133.The five principles passed by the Non-Aligned countries are called _______.(Punj
134.The members of R.C.D are _________,________, and
135.In __________ separate elections principle was accepted.(1909)
136.Sir Syed founded scientific society in ________.(1862)
137.The Khilafat conference meeting held at Karachi in ______.(1921)
138.The fundamental principle of our foreign policy is ________________.(friendship
with the nations of the world)
139.Sir Syed brought out the digest "Tehzib-ul-Akhlaq" in _______.(1870)
140.The first central office of Muslim League was established at ________.(Aligarh)
141.The word Pakistan was proposed by ______________ in a pamphlet named
_______ .(Choudri Rehmat Ali)(No and Never)
142.The first constituent assembly of Pakistan was dissolved in the year ______ and
_______ was its speaker.(1954)(Mir Maulvi Tamizuddin)
143.Under the constitution of 1973 the National Assembly consists of ______ Muslim
members and the Senate consist of ____ members.(207)(87)
the "trade".12.Pakistan became the member of U.N on ____________and ___________
it.(30th December 1947)(Afghanistan)

• Dinna, the daughter of Jinnah was born on 14th August, 1919.

• Dinna married a Parsi boy named Navel Wadya.

• Jinnah left the lawyership after 23rd March, 1940 nd returned to India in April 1934.

• Pakistan national movement was founded by Ch: Rahmat Ali.

• Lilaquat Ali Khan Joined Muslim League in 1924.

• Sindh separated from Bombay in 1935.

• The system of Dyarchy (Two authorities) was in operation from 1921-1937. (chk it).

• Dyarchy introduced in 1919 reforms and removed in 1935 Act.

• Dyarchy was introduced as a constitutional reform by E.S. Montague and Lord


• Dyarchy divided India into 8 major provinces (excluding Burma.)

• Jinnah-Rajendra Prasal formula came in 1935.

• Provincial elections held in 1937.

• Pirpur Report about congress ministries came in 1938.

• Shareef report about Bihar came in 1939.

• Muslims observed “Day of Deliverance” on 22nd Dec: 1939.

• A committee under the chairmanship of Raja Mohd: Mehdi was appointed to inquire

into congress ministries.

• August Offer was offered by Viceroy Lord Llinthgow in 1940.

• Cripps visited India in 1942.

• Quit India movement started in1942.

• Simla conference (June, 1945) was presented by Lord Wavel.

• Wavel plan was made in 1945.

• In 1945, Labour Party came to power.

• In 1945 elections ML won 428 out of 492 seats.

• In 1946, Quaid decided to join Interim govt in India.

• In interim govt: ML got portfolis of Finance & Liaquat Ali was Finance Minister.

• J.N.Mandal was the non-Muslim member who became a minister in interim govt: on ML

• On the arrival of Simon Commission, ML was divided in to Mohd: Shafee & Quaid


• Unionist’s Ministry was in Punjab.

• Fouinder of Unionist Party in Punjab was Sir Fazle Hussain.

• Sir Siney Rollet was the president of Rollet Committee whose objective was to check

Home Rule Movement.

• Real name of Gandhi was Mohan Das Karam Chand Gandhi.

• Burma separated from India in 1935 and was made independent in 1947.

• Sindh asssembley passed the resoluation for the creation of Pak: firstly on June 26,


• Lahore Resolution was presented in 27th Session of Muslim League at Monto Park

(now Iqbal Park) on 23rd March, 1940 by Fazal-al-Qaq of Bengal. Quaid presided the


• The book ‘last dominion’ was written by Carthill.

• “Divide and Quit” is wtitten by Penderel Moon.

• “Mission with Mountbatten” written by Campbell Johnson.

• Liaquat Desai pact was concluded in 1946.

• Cabinet mission announced its plan on 16th May, 1946.

• Cabinet Mission consisted of 8 members.

• ML accepted Cabinet Mission but Congress rejected it.

• Muslim League observed direct action day on 16th August 1946.

• On 18th July, 1947, British parliament passed Indian Independence Bill.

• MP of England at the time of independence of Pak: was Lord Cunet Iteley.

• Redcliffe Award announced on 15th August 1947.

• On April, 1947, All India State’s Conference was held in Gawalior.

• Inquilab Zindabad slogan was given by Mohammd Iqbal

• Post of Commander-in-Chief changed to Chief of Staff in 1970.

• Post of Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff was created in 1976.

• East Pakistan became Bangladesh on 16 Dec: 1971.

• Simla Agreement signed b/w Bhutto and Indra Gandhi on 2nd July’1972.

• Nationalization of educational institutions & industries in 1972.

• Nationalization of banks made in 1974.

• Denationalization of banks make on Jan:9, 1991 (First MCB).

• Pak: Broadcasting Corporation established on Dec: 20, 1972.

• The constitution of 1973 was enforced on 1 March 1973.

• PM under the 1973 constitution is the head of the cabinet.

• The first general elections under the 1973 constitution were held in 1977.

• First biogas plant established in 1974.

• Ahmadis declared non-Muslims in 1974.

• Colour transmission started on 20th Dec: 1976.

• First electric train started in 1970.

• Steel Mill founded in 1973 (USSR aided) in Bin Qasim.

• Pakistan recognized Bangladesh in 1974.

• Pakistan joined OIC in 1974, NAM in 1979, PTBT in 1978, SAARC in 1985.

• Hudood ordinance enforced on 10 Feb: 1979.

• Dr. Abdul Salam awarded Nobel Prize in Physics in 1979.

• Faiz Ahmed Faiz got Lenin Prize.

• Gen-Zia successed ex-President Fazal Ellahi Choudhri.

• In dec: 1981, Ziaul Haq announced Majlis-e-Shoora with 350 members.

• Zakat & Ushr ordinance promulgated in 1980.

• Wafaqui Mohtasib was created in 1983.

• 8th amendment introduced in 1985.

• Gen.Zia lifted Martial Law on 30th December, 1985.

• Nuclear cooperation pact with China was made on 15th Sep: 1986.

• Ojri camp tragedy occurred on 10 april 1988.

• The Junejo government was dismissed on 29th May, 1988.

• Zia died on 17 August, 1988.

• US ambassador who died with Zia was Arnold Raphael.

• Ghulam Ishaque Khan became president of Pakistan in 1988.

• Pakistan’s re-entry in common wealth in 1989.

• First test tube baby at Lahore in 1989.

• PTV2: 1992, PTV Morning: Jan 6, 1988, PTV:Sep: 2000.

• Kargil Crisis in 1999.

• Musharaf elected president (10th) on 20 June, 2001.

• Durand Line agreement b/w Sir Martimur Durand the FS of Britain and Amir

•Abur Rehman, the Afghan ruler November 12, 1893 at Kabul (2050 km, 1300 miles)

• HBFC was set up in Nov: 1952.

• First satellite Badr-I launched on 16 July, 1990.

• On 28 May, 1998 five blasts made at Chagi, the day is known as Yum-e-Takbir.

• On 17 May, 1998 India blasted in Pokhran (Rajistan).

• Pak: entered nuclear club on 28 May, 1998.

• First bank of Pak: = Habib Bank.

• Defece day=6th Sep:

• Defence day of Pakistan is celebrated on Sep: 6 since 1966

• Airforce day= 7th Sep:

• Navy Day=8th Sep:

• Kashmir Day=5th Feb:

• Friday was declared holiday in Jan: 1977.

• EBODO promulgated in 1959.

• PRODA came in 1949-1954.

• Wheat crisis occurred in 1952.

• Number of basic democratc was 80,000.

• Ghuauri is Surface to Surface missile.

• Anza is Surface to Air missile.

• Age of senator is 30.

• Age of PM is 35.

• Number of tribal areas is 11.

• Pakistan Withdrew from SEATO in 1973.

• Pakistan left CENTO in March 1979.

• Nasir Shabir was first Pakistani to conquer Mount Everest.

• Capital of was shifted from Karachi to Islamabad on 1 August 1960.

• Indus Basin Treaty was concluded on 19th Sep 1960.

• KANNUP was established in 1971.

• Tashkent Declaration was signed on 10 Jan 1966.

• Saudi King Shah Faisal visited Pakistan in the year of 1966 and 1974.

• Pakistan was suspended from commonwealth on 18 Oct 1999.

• Mr. Ghulam Muhammad was finance minister before becoming governor general of


• Badr I launched on 16th July 1990.

• First Agriculture University was established in Faisalabasd.

• Pakistan joined SEATO in 1954 but later withdrew from it in the year 1973.

• Moraji Desai, former PM of India was the only Indian leader awarded the highest

award of Pakistan for a civilian.

• 17th Oct: 1951 Liaquat shot dead in Rawalpindi by Syed Akbar.

• Liaquat visited USA in 1951.

• Pakistan issued it first coin on 3rd Jan: 1948.

• Quaid inaugurated State Bank on 1st July’1948.

• National Bank of Pakistan formed in 1948.

• First postal stamp issued in 1948.

• Karachi radio station inaugurated by Liaquat on 14th August’1948.

• Pakistan recognized China in 1949.

• In 1949 July, Pak: got Siachen under Karachi agreement.

• Siachen is located in Baltistan.

• Siachen is world’s 2nd highest glacier.

• 22 points of Ulema put on 24th Jan: 1951 by 31 Ulema.

• BBC started its first Urdu service on 13th April, 1949.

• In 1950, Iftikhar Hussain Mamdot founded Jinnah Muslim League party.

• PIA founded: 1954 started international service: 1955 to Jordan via Cairo.

• Pakistan got status of Test cricket in 1952.

• Sui gas founded in 1952.

• First five year plan launched in1955.

• National Anthem first broadcasted on radio: 13 August, 1954.

• Pakistan signed CENTO (Baghdad Pact) on 23Sep: 1955.

• West Pakistan declared “one unit” in 1955 by Mohd: Ali Bogra.

• “One unit” repealed on 1st Jan: 1971.

• First acting Governor General of Pak: was Major General Sikandar Mirza 17th August

1955 to 16th Oct: 1955.

• President Iskandar Mirza visited Afghanistan in 1956.

• One unit bill passed during the period of Chaudhry Mohd: Ali 14th oct: 1955 and

cancelled on 25th March 1969 by Yahya .

• During one unit first GG of west Pak: was Nawab Mushtaque Ahmed Gormani and first

CM was Dr. Khan Sahib In 1956.

• Pakistan became Islamic Republic on 23rd March, 1956.

• 1956 constitution was presented in assembly in Feb 29, 1956.(Early-Governments-


• Martial law was imposed in Lahore in 1953.

• Ch: Rehmat Ali is buried in Cambridge (London)

• Pakistan joined SEATO in Sep: 1954.

• In Sept: 1958 Gawadar was bought by Khan of Kalat at 40 lacs pounds from Oman

• 1st Martial Law= 7 Oct: 1958 ( Gen Ayub Khan-regime )

• 2nd Martial Law=26 March 1969(Gen Yahya-khan-regime)

• 3rd Martial Law=7 July 1977 (Gen-zia-regime)

• Ayub became first elected president on 17 Feb: 1960.

• Ayub transferred capital from Karachi to Islamabad on 1st August 1960.

• Indus Basin Treaty signed under World Bank in Sep: 1960.

• Pakistan made boundary agreement with Iran on 21st May 1960.

• U2 incident happened in 1960.

• Ayub khan appointed Ameer Muhammad Khan as Governor of West Pakistan.

• Ayub visited US & Queen Elizbeth visited Pakistan in 1961.

• Ayub Khan visited USSR on 3rd April, 1965, US in 1961.

• Television started on 26 Nov: 1964.

• Zafarullah Khan served as president of UN General Assembly’s 7th session in 1962.

• Boundary agreement with China was signed in 1963.

• Agreement with Canada on first nuclear power station in Karachi was signed in 1965.

• Z.A Bhutto served as F.M in Ayub Govt:

• Convention League was formed by Ayub.

• 1965 war started from 6 to 22 Sept: 1965.(Indo-pakistani-wars)

• Defense day is celebrated in Pakistan since 1966.

• Major Aziz Bhatti was martyred in 1965 war.

• Tashkent Pact was signed by Ayub Khan & Shastri on 3 Jan:, 1966 (USSR, Kosijin)
• Fatima Jinnah died in 1967. She was born on 1st August, 1893.

• Kashmir valley is b/w Big Hamalia and Little Hamlia.

• Length of Indus from Hamalia to Arabian Sea is 1980 miles.

• Ancient name of India was Arya Warat.

• LFO was promulgated on 30th March, 1970 by Yahya Khan.

• The post of C-in-C was converted into the post of Chief of Staff in 1970.

• 2nd war between India & Pakistan: 3 to 17 Dec: 1971.

• Last commander of Pak: in East Pak: Abdullah Khan Naizi.

• PNSC established on 1st March 1979.

• PTV started its color transmission on December 20th, 1976.

• Pakistan signed PTBT in 1978.

• Pakistan became member of UNO on 30th Sep: 1947and the member of NAM in 1979.

• Pakistan became member of World Bank in 1950.

• Liaquat visited India in April 1950.

• Referendum in NWFP held 6-17 July, 1947.

• Azad Kashmir govt: was setup on 24 Oct: 1947.

• Basic democracy system came in May 1959.

• 2nd Constitution made by Ayub came in March 1, 1962.

• First martyr of Pak: Khuwaja Mohd: Sharif of Ludhiana

• Canal water Pact with India=4th May, 1948.

• The first governor of Bengal Province was Sir Fredrick Boran, second was Malik Feroz

Khan Noon.

• First CM of Bengal Province was Khuwaja Nazimuddin, the second CM was Noor-al-


• Urdu made national language on 25th Feb: 1948 (chk it)

• The second constituent assembly consisted of 80 members.

• When did Jinnah visit East Pakistan as Governor General? March, 1948

• When did the Constituent Assembly of Pakistan adopted a resolution presented by the

Government for formally proclaiming Karachi as Capital of the Dominion of Pakistan?

May 1948

• First C.M of Sindh: Mr. Muhammad Ayub Khuhro

• Muhammad Ayub Khuhro was dismissed in April, 1948?

• E. De V. Moss was appointed as Chief Pakistan Refugee Commissioner?

• The first Chief Minister of East Bengal? Khawajah Nazimuddin

• Quaid-e-Azam died on Sept. 11, 1948 due to Cardiac Arrest

• Jannah passed away at 72 at 10:20 p.m in G.G House Karachi and buried on 12th Sep:

1948 A.D.

• Funeral prayer of Quaid: Shabir Ahmed Usmani.

• 40 days of mouring was announced on Quaid’s death.

• Who was the successor of Quaid-e-Azam as Governor General? Khawajah Nazimuddin

• Jinnah had portfolio of Frontier States and Regions after him Liaquat Ali Khan took

over this portfolio.

• Objective Resolution presented by Liaquat Ali Khan 13th March, 1949

• Basic Principles Committee set up by the Constituent Assembly to frame a draft


• Basic Principles Committee presented its report in September, 1950

• Planning Board turned into Planning Commission:1951

• Landlordism abolished in East Bengal: 1950

• Liaquat Ali Khan visited USA:1951

• Liaquat Ali Khan spend in USA: Three weeks

• Te title of the published collection of Liaquat’s speeches meant to introduce Pakistan

to the West? Pakistan, Heart of Asia

• Conspiracy to overthrow Liaquat Government come to light Rawal Pindi: March 1951

• Liaquat Ali khan was assassinated in Rawalpindi on 16th October, 1951. Was buried in

Karachi near Quaid.

• Liaquat ali Khan born in Kernal (East Punjab) on 1st Oct: 1895.

• Who replaced Liaquat Ali Khan as Prime Minister? Khawajah Nazimuddin

• Who replaced Nazimuddin as Governor General? Ghulam Muhammad

• Jamilla was the first Muslim girl who hoisted Muslim League flag onteh Punjab

Secreterat, Lahore (1946)

• Rawalpindi became the temporary capital of Pak: in 1960.

• First commissioner of Sindh Charles Napier.

• Sindh assembly proclaimed Sindhi as official language of Sindh in 1972.

• Baluchistan got status of province on 1st July, 1970.

• Pak: bought Gawader (1958) & Jiwani from Oman.

• Pak: came into being on 27 Ramzan, 1366 A.H Thursday.

• Pak: standard time was adopted on Oct:1, 1951.

• Population Census-1951, 61,72,81,98.

• The only vice-president of Pak: Noorul Amin.

• Father’s name of Quaid= Jinnah Poonja

• Father’s name of Iqbal=Shaikh Noor Mohd:

• 27 Oct: 1947 was observed “Black Day” as Indian forces landed in Azad Kashmir.

• Sheikh Abdullah was called founder of National Conference.

• Indian Forces occupied Kashmir the state of Jammu and Kashmir on October 27, 1947.

• Distance of Kashmir from Pakistan is 250 miles.

• Hari Singh was the maharaja of Kashmir in 1947.

• % of Muslim population in Kashmir in 1947 was 78%.

• UN commission members for India & Pak: were 3 (later 5) visited in July,1948.

• Sir Owen Dixon was UN Representative for demilitarization of Kashmir.

• National anthem of Pakistan was played for the first time on August 13, 1954.

• Urdu made National Language in April 1954 it has 37 letters.

• Birth place of Quaid Wazir Mension.

• House of Quaid Mohata Palace.

• Allama Iqbal’s tomb was built in 1951.

• Liaquat Nehru Pact= April 1951.

• Geoffrey Prior took oath as Chief Commissioner Baluchistan.

• Last Governor of the undivided Punjab? Sir Even Jenkins

• Who took oath as the Chief Minister of Sindh? MA Khuro

• Iftikhar Hussain Mamdot took oath as chief Minister of West Punjab

• Who was the first Commander-in-Chief of Pakistan Army? General Frank Walter

Messervy, 15-08-1947 to 10-02-1948

• Who was the First Commander-in-Chief of Pakistan Navy? Rear Admiral James Wilfred

• Who was the First Commander-in-Chief of Pakistan Air Force? Air Marshal L. Parry


• Hafiz Abdul Majeed was appointed as Chief Secretary, West Punjab on 18th August,

• Friday was declared as half working day: 22nd August, 1947

• Iran & Pakistan established diplomatic relations: 22nd August, 1947

• When was the Governor George Cunningham directed by the Government of Pakistan

to dismiss the NWFP Congress Ministry headed by Khan Sahib? 22nd August, 1947

• Who was invited to form the NWFP Government after dismissal of the Congress

Ministry headed by Khan Sahib? NWFP Muslim League head, Khan Abdul Qaiyum Khan

• First Pakistani documentary film was shown in the cinemas in Karachi on 30-08-1947.

What was it about? Events from 2nd to 15th August, 1947

• On 2nd September, 1947 the first Pakistani film was released. What was its title? “Teri


• Which actors played the lead roles in the first Pakistani film? Asha Bhonslay and Nasir


• Who was appointed as Head of the Pakistani delegation to the UN? Mrs.Tasaddaq

Hussain on 13th September, 1947

• Who was the first US ambassador to Pakistan? Paul H. Ealing (assumed charge on

23rd September, 1947)

• Which country sent 4750 tons rice for making up shortage of food in East Bengal on

Sept. 19, 1947? Burma

• When was Karachi linked by air with all the provincial capitals? 6th October, 1947

• From which date Postage Stamps were made available in Post Offices? 6th October,


• Who was appointed as the First Muslim Advocate General of the West Punjab? Sheikh


• When was Pakistan admitted as member of the United Nations? 30th September, 1947

• Who was the Minister for Food and Agriculture in the first Cabinet of Pakistan? Raja

Ghazanfar Ali Khan

• Urdu restarted its publications from Karachi on October 15, 1947 as Pakistan’s First

National daily in Urdu

• Who was appointed Pakistan’s ambassador to Iran? Qazi Issa

• Pakistan’s ambassador to USA? A. H. Isphahani

• Indian Dy. Prime Minister in its very first cabinet after partition? Sardar Patel

• the Secretary of the Indian Ministry of States? V.P. Menon

• Elections to First Constituent Assembly of Pakistan 1946.

• Pakistan’s constituent assembly made on July 20th, 1947.

• 69 members in the first constituent assembly of Pakistan.

• 10 members were later added to the constituent assembly.

• Quaid-e-Azam addressed to the constituent assembly for the first time on 11th August,


• Pakistan’s first cabinet was sworn in 15th August, 1947.

• Sardar Abdur Rab Nishtar held the portfolion of Communications in the first cabinet of


• Besides being PM of Pakistan, Liaquat Ali Khan held the portfolios of Defense and


• First cabinet of Pakistan consisted of 7 members including Prime Minister.

• Besides PMship, Liaquat had portfolio of Defence and common wealth.

• Quaid had portfolio of State and Frontier region.

• Zafarullah Khan had Foreign Affairs.

• I.I.Chundrigar had Trade, Industry & Public Works.

• Malik Ghulam Mohad: had Finance.

• Raja Ghazanfar had Food, Agriculture and health.

• Abdul Rab Nishtar had communication.

• Fazal ur Rehman had Internal Affairs, Information & Education.

• Objective Resolution was presented in the Constituent Assembly on 7th Mrach 1949 by

Liaquat Ali.

• Mountbatten addressed the constituent assembly of Pak: on 14th August, 1947.

• Constituent Assembly declared Urdu & Bengali as official languages on 3rd Jan: 1954.

• On 24th October, 1954, constituent assembly was dissolved by the governor general of

Pakistan Mr. Ghulam Mohammad.

• National anthem of Pak: was played for first time on 13th August, 1954 in front of

Raza Shah Pahlavi of Iran.

• Plan of division of Indo-Pak: announced on 3rd June, 1947.

• Population of Pak: at it birth was 32 million.

• First head of state to visit Pak: in 1947 was Ameer of Kuwait.

• First president to visit was of Indonesia.

• First opposition party of Pak: Jinnah Awami league it was founded by Abudl hameed

Bhashwani in 1950.

• Area of Pakistan 796,096 sq: km.

• National anthem written by Hafiz Jalundri in Charage Sahar in Sinf of Makhmas.

• Music composed by Ahmed Ali Chagla.

• Flag of Pakistan designed by Ameeruding Qadwani.

• Ch: Kahliquzaman became president of ML after Quaid.

• Ayub khan laid down foundation stone of Quaid’s Mosulem.

• 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). British Overseas Airways Corporation

• Pakistan’s share 700 million was actually paid.

• Unanimously elected Quaid as President of the Pakistan’s first Constituent Assembly

on Aug. 11, 1947

• 27th August, 1947: Pakistan admitted as Member of the Food and Agriculture

Organization of UN

• U.S. embassy in Karachi was established August 15, 1947

• The first US ambassador to Pakistan, Paul H. Alling, was appointed on September 20,


• Who was the British Prime Minister at the time of the partition of India? Attlee

• When was it announced by that June 1948 had been determined as the date of

withdrawal of British power from India? Feb. 20, 1947

• Secretary of State for India in 1947: Lord Listowel

• Viceroy of India from 1943 to 1947: Lord Wavell

• Mountbatten arrive in Delhi: March 22, 1947

• Jinnah meet Lord Mountbatten first time: April 5, 1947

• When did Lord Mountbatten announced the partition plan? June 3, 1947

• Mountbatten address the Constituent Assembly of Pakistan? 14th August, 1947

• Indian Independence Bill moved in the British Parliament? July 4, 1947

• Time of creation of Pakistan12 a.m. at the night between 14th and 15th August, 1947?

• Who first time announced in English “This is Pakistan Broadcasting Service” at the

time of creation of Pakistan? Mr. Zahoor Azar

• Who first time announced in Urdu “This is Pakistan Broadcasting Service” at the time

of creation of Pakistan? Ghulam Mustafa Hamdani

• Egypt announced its recognition of Pakistan 16th August, 1947

• Pakistan applied for membership of UNO: 16th August, 1947

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

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

• When did the Pakistan Assembly pass the resolution for changing the name of West

Punjab to Punjab? 07-01-1948

• When was it announced that Jinnah would be the Governor General of Pakistan? July

10, 1947

• The last Governor of the undivided Punjab? Sir Evan Jenkins

• What does RSS stand for? Rashtriya Swayam Sewak Sangh

• Who was the Finance Minister in the first cabinet of the Dominion of Pakistan? Ghulam


• When did Liaquat Ali Khan move in the Constituent Assembly that the title of “Quaid-e-

Azam” be used for Jinnah in official correspondence? Aug. 12, 1947

• When was Jinnah’s name was read in Khutaba at the Pakistan colony mosque by the

Sindh Education Minister Pir Illahi Bukhsh? Aug. 22, 1947

• when was it announced that Jinnah would act as Legal Guide to the Assembly in

drafting the Constitution? Aug. 23, 1947

• When was the announcement made from Delhi for setting up a Constituent Assembly

for Pakistan? July 26, 1947

• When did Jinnah reach Karachi to take part in the first meeting of the Constituent

Assembly? Aug. 7, 1947

• 79 members in the first Constituent Assembly for Pakistan?

• When did Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah take oath as the first Governor General

of Pakistan? Aug. 15, 1947

• Who administered the oath of M.A. Jinnah? Chief Justice of Lahore High Court, Justice

Abdur Rasheed

• Who administered the oath of Mr. Liaquat Ali Khan as the first Prime Minister of

Pakistan? Muhammad Ali Jinnah

• What was the venue of the oath taking ceremony of Quaid-e-Azam and Liaquat Ali
Khan? Karachi

• Sir Francis Maudi took oath as First Governor of West Punjab?

• Who took oath as the First Governor of East Bengal? Sir Frederick Bourne

• George Cunningham took oath as First Governor of N.W.F.P.

• Sheikh Ghulam Hussain oath as the First Governor of Sindh.

1. Hazrat Shah Walliullah was born in 1703 and was died in 1762.

2. Hazrat Shah Abdul Aziz was born in 1746 and was died in 1824.

3. Syed Ahmed Shaheed was born in 1786 and was died in 1831.

4. Hazrat Shah Walliullah became incharge of Madrassa Rahimiya in1734.

5. The ruler of Afghanistan Ahmed Shah Abdali rescued Indian Muslims from Marathas.

6. Hazrat Shah Walliullah translated the Holy Quran in Persian Language.

7. Hazrat Shah Walliullah invited the ruler of Afghanistan Ahmed Shah Abdali.

8. Syed Ahmed Shaheed was the disciple of Hazrat Shah Abdul Aziz.

9. Syed Ahmed Shaheed was given the name The Leader of the Faithful.

10. Syed Ahmed Shaheed fought battles with Sikhs.

11. Syed Ahmed Shaheed had started the Jihad Movement.

12. The Sikh ruler Maharaja Ranjeet Singh bribed Pathan leader to kill Syed Ahmed Shaheed.

13. Faraizi Movement was started by Haji Shariatullah.

14. Faraizi Movement was started to eradicate non Islamic customs and traditions among Bengali

15. Sir Syed Ahmed Khan started Aligarh Movement.

16. Sir Syed Ahmed Khan published a famous pamphlet Asbab-e-Baghawat -e-Hind.

17. Sir Syed Ahmed Khan established the scientific society at Ghazipur in 1862.

18. Sir Syed Ahmed Khan established Muslim Anglo Oriental School in Aligarh, in 1875.

19. Mohammad Bin Qasim conquered Sindh and introduced Islam in the Sub-Contient.

20. Allama Iqbal presented the Two Nation Theory on 30 December 1930 at Allahabad.

21. In 1885 Allan Octarian Hume formed Indian National Congress.

22. The portion of Bengal was made in 1905.

23. The partition of Bengal was made by Viceroy Lord Curzon.

24. Simla Delegation of Muslims was led by Sir Agha Khan in 1906.

25. Muslim League was established in 1906.

26. Muslim League was established in Baluchistan by Qazi Mohammad Isa.

27. Sir Agha Khan was the first president of Muslim League.

28. Quaid-e-Azam became the life time president of Muslim League in1934.

29. Gandhi started in Civil Disobedience Movement.

30. On 23rd March 1942, Cripps Mission came to India.

31. Independence Act was passed on 27th July 1947.

32. Lord Mount Batten was the first Governor General of India.

33. Lord Mount Batten was the last viceroy of India.

34. In 1940, Quaid-e-Azam presided the Annual session of Muslim League at Lahore.

35. In 1940, Pakistan Resolution was passed.

36. Kashmiri Muslims got 1/3rd territory of Kashmir in 1948.

37. Over Kashmir issue, three wars were fought between Pakistan and India in 1948, 1965 and 1971

38. In 1961, Indus water treaty was signed between Pakistan and India.