Nawabzada Nasrullah Being Remembered On His 17th Death Anniversary
The 17th death anniversary of Nawabzada Nasrullah Khan, also known as 'Baba-e-Jamhooriat', is being observed on Saturda
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 26th Sep, 2020 ) :The 17th death anniversary of Nawabzada Nasrullah Khan, also known as 'Baba-e-Jamhooriat', is being observed on Saturday.
Born on November 13, 1916 in Khangarh District in Central Punjab, Nawabzada Nasarullah started his politics in 1930, when Majlis-e-Ahrar-e-Islam was formed by Syed Attaullah Shah Bukhari against British raj.
He joined the Muslim League in 1947 after the partition.
In 1964 he supported Madr e Millat Mohtarma Miss Fatima Jinnah sister of founding father Quaid Azam M.
A.Jinnah in the election against president Ayub Khan.
In 1966, he served as President of the All-Pakistan Awami League.
In 1993 He was elected again to the national assembly.
He was also made the chairperson of the Kashmir Committee. Just before his death, he was the Chairman of Alliance for Restoration of Democracy (ARD) working for the restoration of democracy in Pakistan against Gen Pervez Musharraf.