Sir Shah Nawaz Khan Mamdot

Qasim Khan Lahore

Sir Shah Nawaz Khan Mamdot with Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah before March 23 Resolution Gathering

Sir Shah Nawaz Mamdot was one of the principal hosts and played a pivotal role in organizing the historic session of the All-India Muslim League in March 1940 at Lahore and bore personally almost all its expenses. 

He was the Chairman of the Reception Committee for the delegates from all over the country and presented before the delegates his historic Address of welcome which formed the basis of the Quaid's key note address at the very session.

He was deeply impressed by the ideals and personalities of Allama Iqbal and the Quaid-e-Azam and joined the All-India Muslim League in 1938 and became President of the Punjab Muslim League