Rahmat Ali (1897-1951)
Pamphleteer, activist


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Chaudhri Rahmat Ali coined the acronym Pakistan in 1933. The letters represent Punjab, 'Afghan Province', Kashmir, Sind and Baluchistan.


Picture Source: Reproduced in K.K.Aziz (1987) Rahmat Ali: a biography Vanguard Books (Pvt) Ltd,(Lahore)
 
 


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