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Burhanuddin Harahap Cabinet

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Head of government  Burhanuddin Harahap
Head of state  Sukarno
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Date formed  11 August 1955 (1955-08-11)
Date dissolved  3 March 1956 (1956-03-03)
Predecessor  First Ali Sastroamidjojo Cabinet
Successor  Second Ali Sastroamidjojo Cabinet

The Burhanuddin Harahap was an Indonesian cabinet, named after the Prime Minister, that served from 11 August 1955 until 3 March 1956.


Cabinet Leadership

  • Prime Minister: Burhanuddin Harahap (Masyumi Party)
  • First Deputy Prime Minister: R. Djanoe Ismadi (PIR-Hazairin)
  • Second Deputy Prime Minister: Harsono Tjokroaminoto (Indonesian Islamic Union Party - PSII)
  • Cabinet Members

  • Minister of Foreign Affairs: Ide Anak Agung Gde Agung (Democrat)
  • Minister of Home Affairs: Soenarjo (Nahdlatul Ulama - NU)
  • Minister of Defense: Burhanuddin Harahap (Masyumi)
  • Minister of Justice: Lukman Wiriadinata (Socialist Party of Indonesia - PSI)
  • Minister of Information: Sjamsuddin Sutan Makmur (PIR-Hazairin)
  • Minister of Finance: Sumitro Djojohadikusumo
  • Minister of Agriculture: Mohammad Sardjan
  • Minister of Economic Affairs: I. J. Kasimo
  • Minister of Transport: F. Laoh (PRN)
  • Minister of Public Works and Manpower: R. P. Soeroso (Parindra)
  • Minister of Labor: Iskander Tedjasukmana (Labour Party)
  • Minister of Social Affairs: Soedibjo (Indonesian Islamic Union Party - PSII)
  • Minister of Education & Culture: Soewandi (Parindra)
  • Minister of Religious Affairs: Mohammad Iljas (Nahdlatul Ulama - NU)
  • Minister of Health: Dr. Johannes Leimena (Parkindo)
  • Minister of Agrarian Affairs: Gunawan (PRN)
  • State Minister: Abdul Hakim (Masyumi Party)
  • State Minister: Sutomo (PRI)
  • State Minister: Coomala Noor (PIR-Hazairin)
  • Junior Minister of Transport: Asraruddin (Labour Party)
  • Changes

    On 19 January 1956, both ministers from the PSII, namely Second Deputy Prime Minister Harsono Tjokroaminoto and Minister of Social Affairs Soedibjo, resigned, as did both NU ministers, namely Minister of Home Affairs Soenarjo and Minister of Religious Affairs Mohammad Iljas. State Minister Soetomo also became ad interim Social Minister, Minister of Public Works and Manpower R. P. Soeroso also became ad interim Interior Minister and Minister of Agriculture: Mohammad Sardjan also became ad interim Religious Affairs Minister.


    Burhanuddin Harahap Cabinet Wikipedia

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