Council Muslim League

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Council Muslim League
کونسل مسلم لیگ
LeaderKhawaja Nazimuddin[1]
Other Historical Leaders
Founded1962 (1962)
Split fromPML
Anti-Ayub Khan

The Council Muslim League was a faction of the Pakistan Muslim League that divided from the Convention Muslim League that was supportive of the military regime of the President of Pakistan Gen. Ayub Khan.[2] Sardar Muhammad Zafarullah, Mian Mumtaz Daultana, Sardar Shauket Hyat-Khan, Chaudhry Muhammad Husain Chattha, Khawaja Muhammad Safdar and Chaudhry Zahoor Elahi were prominent leaders of the Council Muslim League.


  1. ^ "From All India Muslim League to Pakistan Muslim League". Pakistan Today. 23 June 2021.
  2. ^ Burki, Shahid Javed (19 March 2015). Historical Dictionary of Pakistan. Rowman & Littlefield. p. 148. ISBN 9781442241480.