Prof. Abdus Salam’s House, Jhang

Category: 
National Monument
Protected Under: 
Antiquities Act, 1975

The House of Abdus Salam (Urdu: عبدالسلام کا گھر‎) has been declared as national monument by the Government of Pakistan. It housed Pakistani Professor Abdus Salam, a theoretical physicist who became the first Muslim and Pakistani to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1979. After the 18th Constitutional Amendment,  This monument was transferred to the Punjab Archaeology Department.