➢Nishtar Hospital is the largest hospital in Pakistan and was built in 1953.
➢ Three radio stations were working at the time of partition.
➢ 10 seats are reserved for non-muslims in National Assembly.
➢ National institute of silicon technology was established in 1991.
➢ Hazrat Nizam-ud-Din Auliya was a Sufi of Chishtia Order.
➢ Defense Council was formed on 1st April 1948.
➢ Pakistan irrigation research council was founded in 1964.
➢ Security Council was formed by federal government on October 17, 1999.
➢ National data base registration authority was set up on 16th February, 2000.
➢ The official and national sport of Pakistan is field hockey. Cricket, however, is the most popular sport. The national side won the ICC World Cup in 1992.
➢ Pakistan qualified for the Golf World Cup for the first time in 2009. ➢ One goal of the current government is to see the literacy rate reach at least 85% over the next few years.
➢ About 1.7 million refugees from Afghanistan live in Pakistan.
➢ When was the Constitution of 1973 enforced? 14th August 1973.
➢ Who was the first Captain of Pakistan Cricket Team? Hafeez Kardar
➢ Who united all the Sikhs and founded a kingdom in the Punjab? Ranjit Singh
➢ Who was the first Chief Minister of Balochistan from May 1972 to February 1973? Sardar Atta ullah Mengal
➢ When Pakistan launched its first space satellite Badr-1? July 16, 1990
➢ Maulana Muhammad Ali Johar issued Comrade English newspaper from Culcata on 14th January 1911.
➢ “Al-Halal” Urdu newspaper was issued by Maulana Abu-Kalam-Azad in July 1912.
➢ East Pakistan was separated from rest of the country on 16th December 1971.
➢ The first Pakistani Postal stamp was issued in July 1948.
➢ During the Mughal period, Portuguese traders first came to India.
➢ Quaid-e-Azam became the member of Legislative Council from Bombay in 1906.
➢ Bhutto stepped in as the president and civilian CMLA of Pakistan on 20th December 1971.
➢ Land reforms announced by PPP regime on 1st March 1972. ( Kamran Mahar ) ( Kamran Mahar )
➢ In which Constitution Islam was declared religion of the state? Constitution of 1973
➢ Urdu declared as official language in 1832.
➢ Which was the first public airline of ➢ Five members were nominated by Muslim League for the Interim-Government in 1946.
➢ When the government of Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto was dismissed and third Martial Law was enforced by General Zia-ul-Haq? 5th July, 1977
➢ What happened to the Constitution of 1973 when Martial Law was imposed in 1977 by Zia-ul-Haq? It was partially suspended
➢ President Zia-ul-Haq enforced an Interim Constitution in 1981.
➢ President Zia-ul-Haq constituted Majlis-eShoora (National Assembly) in December 1981.
➢ First Chairman of SPARCO was Dr. Abdus Salam.
➢ Pakistan set up the first uranium moving and processing plant in Lucki Murwat.
➢ First Provincial elections after establishment of Pakistan were held in 1951.
➢ The system of Government introduced by Constitution of 1956 was Federal.
➢ NawabLiaquat Ali Khan was first Defence Minister of Pakistan.
➢ Who is authorized to impose reasonable restrictions on fundamental rights? President
➢ After Independence, the first industrial unit inaugurated by Quaid-i-Azam was Valika Textile Mills.
➢ ‘The Sole Spokesman’ a book on Quaid-iAzam and Pakistan Movement was written by Dr. Ayesha Jalal.
➢ Shahbzada Abdul Qayyum Khan founded Islamia College — Peshawar institution.
➢ MajidaRizvi has the credit to be the first women High court Judge in Pakistan.
➢ In 1946, Liaqat Ali Khan Presented poor man’s budget.
➢ The Quite India Movement started at Bombay on Aug. 8, 1942.
➢ Attlee was the Prime Minister of UK at the time of creation of Pakistan.
➢ The Constitution of 1956 was enforced on March 23, 1956; the constitution of 1962 was enforced on June 8, 1962 and the Constitution of 1973 was enforced on August 14, 1973. ➢ Ch. Muhammad Ali is the name of first Secretary General of Pakistan.
➢ First ambassador of Pakistan to UNO was Ahmad Shah Patres Bukhari. ➢ First general elections under the LFO were held in 1970.
➢ Pakistan and Afghanistan have “Transit Trade Agreement” signed in 1965.
➢ Sir Muhammad Shafi coined the name of All India Muslim League.
➢ Nawab Saleem Ullah Khan was the founder of All India Muslim League.
➢ Constitutional proposal, known as the Bogra Formula, was presented before the Constituent Assembly of Pakistan on October 7, 1953. The plan proposed for a Bicameral Legislature with equal representation for all the five provinces of the country in the Upper House. Constitutional Formula is the other name of Mohammad Ali Bogra Formula.
➢ In 1973 constitution Bicameral Legislature was provided for the first time.
➢ Pakistan become member of United Nations on 30th Sep 1947 and Afghanistan country opposed Pakistan’s membership in United Nations.
➢ Sanghata Movement was started by Dr Moonje.
➢ The subjects were divided into central and provincial by the Act of 1919.
➢ Martial law has been declared in Pakistan four times. On 7 October 1958, President Iskander Mirza staged a coup d’état. He abrogated the constitution, imposed martial law and appointed General Muhammad Ayub Khan as the Chief Martial Law Administrator and Aziz Ahmad as Secretary General and Deputy Chief Martial Law Administrator. ➢ The second martial law was imposed on 25 March 1969, when President Ayub Khan abrogated the Constitution of 1962 and handed over power to the Army Commander-in-Chief, General Agha Mohammad Yahya Khan.
➢ The third martial law, politician Zulfikar Ali Bhutto took over in 1971 as the first civilian martial law administrator in recent history, imposing selective martial law in areas hostile to his rule, such as the country’s largest province, Balochistan.
➢ The fourth martal law, General Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq overthrew Bhutto and imposed martial law in its totality on July 5, 1977, in a bloodless coup d’état.
➢ One Unit was the title of a scheme launched by the federal government of Pakistan to merge the four provinces of West Pakistan into one unit, as a counterbalance against the numerical domination of the ethnic Bengalis of East Pakistan (now Bangladesh). The One Unit policy was announced by Prime Minister Muhammad Ali Bogra on 22 November 1954.
➢ The province of West Pakistan was created in 14 October 1955 by the merger of the provinces, states, and Tribal Areas of the western wing. The province was composed of twelve divisions and the provincial capital was established at Lahore. The province of East Bengal (now Bangladesh) was renamed East Pakistan with the provincial capital at Dacca. The federal government moved the country’s capital in 1959 from Karachi to Rawalpindi (serving as provisional capital