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Rana Mohammad Hanif Khan (رانا محمد حنیف خان ) was a politician who served as the Finance minister of pakistan from 22 October 1974 to 28 March 1977. He was from the city of [chichawatni, Sahiwal which is in the Punjab, Pakistan. He was the elder son of Ch. Nawab khan who migrated from garhshankar, hoshiyarpur India.

Rana Mohammad Hanif Khan
رانا محمد حنیف خان
11th Minister of Finance, Revenue & Economic Affairs
In office
22 October 1974 – 28 March 1977
Prime MinisterZulfiqar Ali Bhutto
Preceded byMubashar Hassan
Succeeded byAbdul Hafiz Pirzada
Personal details
Bornc. 1922
Garhshanker,
Punjab, British India
Died2005 (aged 82 or 83)
Sahiwal, Punjab, Pakistan
NationalityPakistani
Political partyFlagge der Pakistanischen Volkspartei.svg Pakistan Peoples Party
ResidenceSahiwal, Punjab, Pakistan

He was barrister at law from Lincoln's Inn, and was an honorable member of the society of Lincoln's Inn. After that he came to Pakistan and started his political career in 1970 with the Pakistan People's Party. He was twice elected as a Member of the National Assembly and was assigned a number of different ministerial portfolios over a span of seven years.