Muhammad Ali Jinnah Quotes

The people have every right to meet in a peaceful manner and express and ventilate their grievance and criticize the policy and actions of any civilized Government.

 
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Jinnah would have been shocked that the successive dictatorial governments of Pakistan controlled the right of political assembly and protest much more severely than that which he criticized in British India.
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Muhammad Ali Jinnah, 1876-1948, Founder of Pakistan and First Governor General, Statement, November 2, 1946

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Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Muhammad Ali Jinnah
  • Born: December 25, 1876
  • Died: September 11, 1948
  • Nationality: Pakistani
  • Profession: Politician

Muhammad Ali Jinnah was a lawyer, politician, and the founder of Pakistan. Jinnah served as the leader of the All-India Muslim League from 1913 until Pakistan's independence on 14 August 1947, and then as Pakistan's first Governor-General until his death. He is revered in Pakistan as Quaid-i-Azam (Urdu: قائد اعظم‬‎, "Great Leader") and Baba-i-Qaum (بابائے قوم‬, "Father of the Nation"). His birthday is considered a national holiday in Pakistan.

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