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Liaqat Ali Khanlocked

(1895–1951)
  • Shahid Javed Burki

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Liaqat Ali Khan (1895–1951), prime minister of Pakistan, was born on 1 October 1895 at Karnal in the Punjab, the second son of Rukn ud-Daula, Shamsher Jang, Nawab Rustam Ali Khan, nawab of Karnal. This wealthy landowning family was of Iranian descent, and had been settled for some generations in the ...

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