Muslim League


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Muslim League

An Indian political movement active from 1906 and prominent from 1934, aiming at an independent state. This was achieved in 1947 with partition and the creation of Pakistan.
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As mentioned before, he was also Vice President of Rawalpindi Muslim League and most of the meetings of the District Muslim League were hosted at his house at Committee Chowk, Murree Road, Rawalpindi.
The late Nishtar was regarded by people as the life and soul of the Muslim League or you can say that the last source of light has gone out today.
The total assets worth of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz is 222m rupees, Pakistan Tehreek Insaf 116m rupees and the assets worth of Tehreek Labaik Ya Rasool Allah is Rs30,000.
During the legislative elections held in 1954, Suhrawardy provided his crucial political support to the United Front that heavily defeated the Muslim League in May 1955 (held by a system of indirect voting) and Pakistan got surrounded by riots and famine.
Seeking to assert itself and its claim to be the sole representative of Indian Muslims, the All-India Muslim League refused to back any plan in which the Indian National Congress, the dominant party in the talks, appointed Muslim representatives.
Fazlul Haq,tremendous success of Bengal Muslim League in the 1945-46 elections, which were contested in the name of Pakistan, and more significantly Husain Shaheed Suhrawardy's successful proposal in the Legislators'Convention held at Delhi regarding a single state of Pakistan.
The delegation included Chaudhary Shamroz Illahi Ghuman President Pakistan Muslim League Europe and City Samrial, Muhammad Mushtaq Butt President Muslim League Tehsil Samrial and Sheikh Abdul Majeed Tahir Chamber of Commerce from Sialkot.
Political sources within the incumbent provincial government revealed that United Muslim League would emerged as the new political party in Balochistan under the helm of former CM and Balochistan governor Nawab Zulfiqar Ali Magsi setting a new trend where Jamalis and Magsis would be at the realm of politics.
It was in consequence of this that the All India Muslim League was formed at Dhaka on December 30, 1906 at a meeting of the All India Mohammedan Educational Conference presided over by Nawab Viqar-ul-Mulk on a motion of Nawab Salimullah for the purpose of protecting the political and other interests of Muslims of British India.
Also, as is common in Pakistan, perhaps no one tried to investigate the history of the Muslim League because such an endeavor would have exposed the weaknesses and factionalism in the party.
Pakistan Muslim League Quaid has got the third highest seats by acquiring nine seats leading Pakistan Peoples Party's seven seats and Muslim League Zia's 3 seats.
Whether Mian Muhammad Shafi liked it or not, both the Congress and the Muslim League were able to compose their differences which led to the conclusion of historic Lucknow Pact of 1 9 1 6 .
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