ISSN(Print): 2709-6254 | ISSN(Online) : 2709-6262 | ISSN-L : 2709-6254


The Role of General Musharraf in Pakistan's Political Structure: A Critical Review


  1. Asghar Ullah Khan
    Ph. D Scholar, Department of communication and Media Studies, Gomal University, Dera Ismail Khan, KP, Pakistan
  2. Dr. Zain Ul Abiden Malik
    Visiting Assistant Professor, Pir Mir Ali Arid Agricultural University, Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan
  3. Hani Fatima
    Ph. D Scholar, Center of Experimental Economics in Education, Shaanxi Normal University, Xi’an ,China


In the mid-1950s, the position of the military in the political system of Pakistan started and continued several times in terms of nature and extent of control. Its detachment is gradual and sluggish whenever it intervenes directly, following a paradigm of power-sharing, rather than passing power to the civilian elite. This trend of civilization has been expressed in all army regimes, including during General Pervez Musharraf’s rule, however, necessary minor modifications. Musharraf demonstrated his determination to revitalize the economy in its early days, His primary aim was to build institutions and conduct free and fair elections through transparency, decentralization and democracy through new mergers. A civilian government, clearly.

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Elections, Military, Pakistan , Political System


Article # 3
Volume # 1
Issue # 2

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DOI Number: 10.47205/jdss.2020(1-II)3
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