60th death anniversary of I I Chundrigar being observed today (Saturday).
Ibrahim Ismail Chundrigar served Pakistan as the sixth elected Prime Minister .
60th death anniversary of I I Chundrigar
Pakistanis know him as I. I. Chundrigar. Nation observes his death anniversary across the country.
Ibrahim Ismail Chundrigar died on September 26, 1960 in London.
Pakistani pay tributes to him on all electronic and Radio channels.
Born on September 15, 1897 in Ahmedabad, India, Chundrigar got training in the constitutional law from Bombay.
He was one of the founding fathers of the Dominion of Pakistan.
Chundrigar had served as Minister for Trade and Commerce in the first cabinet of Pakistan.
Moreover, he also remained Governor Punjab from 1951 to 1953.
Later, he also served as Law Minister between 1955 and 1957.
After his election as Prime Minister on October 17, 1957, Chundrigar was removed through vote of no-confidence motion on December 11, 1957.
Therefore, his tenure remained the second shortest served in the parliamentary history of Pakistan.
Nurul Amin had served as prime minister for only 13 days.