First Cabinet Members Of Pakistan

After the establishment of Pakistan, the first cabinet of Pakistan took oath on 15th August in 1947. Quaid e Azam became the first Governor General of Pakistan when Oath to Most senior Muslim judge Mian Abdur Rashid who was later appointed as First Chief Justice of Pakistan by Quaid E Azam. First Cabinet of Pakistan was created by the Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah when he took oath from the ministers of Pakistan. At start, only few Cabinet Members of Pakistan were there who served as minister of more than one ministry just due to lack of talent. In first Cabinet members of Pakistan list, the top ministers were Sardar Abdur Rab Nishtar, Raja Ghazanfar Ali, Jogendra Nath Mandal, Ghulam Muhammad, Fazlur Rahman and Liaquat Ali Khan. This is the list of first cabinet members of Pakistan along with their ministries.

First Cabinet Members Of Pakistan

Ministry Name Picture
Prime Minister of Pakistan Liaquat Ali Khan First Cabinet Members Of Pakistan, First Prime Minister
Minister of Commerce I.I. Chandrigar First Cabinet Members Of Pakistan, I.I Chandrigar
Minister of Communication Sardar Abdur Rab Nishtar First Cabinet Members Of Pakistan, Sardar Abdur Rab Nishtar
Minister of Finance Ghulam Muhammad First Cabinet Members Of Pakistan, Ghlam Muhammad
Minister of Interior Fazlur Rahman  
Minister of Agriculture Raja Ghazanfar First Cabinet Members Of Pakistan, Raja Ghazanfar 
Minister of Education Fazlur Rahman  
Minister of Foreign Affairs Liaquat Ali Khan First Cabinet Members Of Pakistan, First Prime Minister
Minister of Information Fazlur Rahman  
Minister of Food Raja Ghazanfar First Cabinet Members Of Pakistan, Raja Ghazanfar
Minister of Defense Liaquat Ali Khan First Cabinet Members Of Pakistan, First Prime Minister
Minister of Industries and Works I.I. Chundrigar First Cabinet Members Of Pakistan, I.I Chandrigar
Minister of Health Raja Ghazanfar First Cabinet Members Of Pakistan, Raja Ghazanfar
Minister of Labor and Law Joginder Nath Mandal First Cabinet Members Of Pakistan, Joginder Nath Mandal

As a Governor general of Pakistan, Quaid E Azam appointed Frederick Bourne as the Governor of East Bengal, Sir Francis Mudie as the Governor of West Punjab, Sir Ghulam Hussain Hidayatullah as Governor of Sindh, and Sir George Cunnigham as the governor of NWFP. Quaid E Azam took powers by the special resolution passed by Cabinet to deal with the problems that are being faced by the provincial ministers like policy making, policy implementations etc. These were the First Cabinet Members Of Pakistan which was later changed, as, in later that year, Muhammad Zafrullah Khan was appointed as Minister of Foreign affairs and Abdus Sattar Pirzada as the Minister for Food, Agriculture, and Health. Raja Ghazanfar Ali, who was serving as Food, Agriculture and Health minister, became minister of Evacuee and Refugee Rehabilitation.