1-PAKISTAN AND THE MODERN WORLD
Liaquat Ali Khan
at Ali Khan”
is one of those Muslim leaders who worked hard tobring liberty for
. In fact, he was considered the righthand of
. Present essay is a speech, given by him at the occasion of receiving the honorary degree from the
In this speech, heclearly described why the
of India demanded a separate homeland.Moreover, he explained the problems faced by
. And finally he laid downthe importance of the role of
to bring peace, prosperity, andabove all progress in the newly established countries like
Describe the circumstances that led to the creation of Pakistan.
Why the Muslims of Sub-Continent did demanded a separate homeland?
What were the main differences between the Muslims and the Hindus?
and the Modern World”
is an address by
Liaquat Ali Khan
University of Kansas.
He was the first Prime Minister of
in 1950. His purpose was to introduce
to people of
World.In his address, he justified the demand of a separate homeland by the
of India. He gave many reasons in this respect. Firstly, he said, inBritish India, there lived one hundred million
along with three hundredmillion others, mostly
. The Muslim feared that if they got freedom fromBritish, they would be under permanent domination of
. Secondly, the
differed from the
in every sphere of life, whatever; it wasreligious, social or economic. Thirdly, the
believed in caste system,whereas, the
believed in equality of human beings. Fourthly, the
believed in the rights of private inherent laws of everyone, whereas the
feared that under Hindu domination they wouldnot be able to promote their own culture and to practice the golden principles of Islam. Sixthly, the
was vast enough that it could be divided intotwo independent countries.