Hamoodur Rahman Commission Report The War Inquiry Commission was appointed by the President of Pakistan in December In its secret report, never. Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto had only been in power for one week, when he asked the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Hamood-ur-Rehman, to investigate the. The Hamood-ur-Rehman Commission Report | A Review Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto had only been in power for one week, when he asked the Chief Justice of the.
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Farman that they were thinking of arresting certain people. The Role of Maj. Ti kk a Khan who succeeded Lt.
Raina Sartaj Singh J. In these circumstances, the responsibility for its authorship and dispatch could not, therefore, be placed on this officer.
Hamoodur Rahman Commission Report
The report accused General Yahya Khan, of being a womanizer and an alcoholic. The Army and Democracy. Use Pakistani English from February All Wikipedia articles written in Pakistani English Use dmy dates from February All articles with self-published sources Articles with self-published sources from October All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from September A Latif as Secretary to the Commission.
Init was reported that around officials were interviewed and testified, including Yahya Khan and Zulfikar Ali Bhutto. The Commander-in-Chief remained indifferent. It is in evidence that Lt. Views Read Edit View history. It was incumbent upon GHQ to guide, direct and influence the conduct of the war in the Eastern Theatre, if the Commander himself in that Theatre was incapable of doing so. Niazi was himself a raper, how could they be stopped.
The Hamood-ur-Rehman Commission Report | A Review
Families of West Pakistani officers and other ranks serving with East Bengal units were subjected to inhuman treatment, and a large number of West Pakistani officers were butchered by the erstwhile Bengali colleagues. From the above clarification it will be appreciated that there was no requirement to furnish details of the above expenditure to any accounts department.
The use of excessive force during the military action and the conduct of some of the officers and men of the Pakistan Army during the sweep operations had only served to alienate the sympathies of the people of East Pakistan. The immediate responsibility for executing the plan of this action fell on Lt. We have come to the conclusion that there was no order to surrender, but in view of the desperate picture painted by the Commander, Eastern Command, the higher authorities only gave him permission to surrender if he in his judgement thought it was necessary.
There is evidence to the effect that civilian shops and stores were broken into by the troops without preparing any record of what was taken and from where.
Niazi, namely, whether he was a Theatre Commander or merely a Corps Commander, although he has been officially described as Commander, Eastern Command. An editorial entitled, ” Gen Agha Mohammad Commossion Khan – 4 ” written by Ardeshir Cowasjee on the basis of the Hamoodur Rahman Commission Report, demonstrated that “three men principally had been responsible for the loss, at the end ofof half of Jinnah’s Pakistan— end of story.
Hamoodur Rahman Commission Report
While we have not specially condemned the performance of reeport Officers other than Lt. Yahya Khan Tikka Khan S. Commission held an informal meeting at Lahore on the 3rd June, to consider various preliminary matters and then decided to resume proceedings at Abbottabad from the 16th July, A review on Hamood ur Rehman Commission Report. Offences in relation to enemy and punishable with death. We are fully cognizant of the fact that defeat in war, even entailing surrender, is not necessarily punishable as a military offence unless it has been occasioned by wilful neglect of the Commander concerned in the performance of his duties in respect of the appreciation of the situation regarding the enemy’s intention, strength, own resources, terrain, etc; or in the planning and conduct of the operations; or a wilful failure to take action as required under the circumstances.
Rahim Khan who had played a part in the final events culminating in the surrender in East Pakistan. Retrieved from ” https: However, we observed, in Paragraph 35 of that Chapter, that “as we have not had the opportunity of putting these allegations to Lt.
The Hamoodur Rahman Commission Report or War Report  contains the Government of Pakistan ‘s official and classified papers of the events leading up to loss of East Pakistan and the war with India. Farman Ali has stated that he did not give any importance to this note and it must have fallen into the hands of his Bengali Personal Assistant, when the diary for the year was replaced at the close of that year.
The report accused the army generals of what it called a “premature surrender” and said the military’s continued involvement in running the government after was one reason for the corruption and ineffectiveness of senior officers.
Painting the Green of Rreport Pakistan Red Farman Ali and Maj. Gen Niazi, whose remarks on the very first day of his taking over command from Lt. From the 4th of July to the 3rd of September he functioned under the designation of Maj. Here is a take on its top 5 most interesting parts.