Definition of Zia ul-Haq, Muhammad in English:

Zia ul-Haq, Muhammad

proper noun

  • (1924–88), Pakistani general and statesman; president 1978–88. As chief of staff, he led the coup that deposed President Zulfikar Bhutto in 1977. He banned all political parties and introduced strict Islamic laws.

Pronunciation:

Zia ul-Haq, Muhammad

/ˈzēə o͝ol ˈhäk/