Assembly Ratifies Army Deployment along CPEC Projects in Punjab

ISLAMABAD, May 24, 2017: The Punjab Assembly ratified the deployment of armed forces in the province for China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects and extended validity of seven ordinances as well as passed three bills on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting…

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KP Assembly Passes Five Bills, Session Prorogued

ISLAMABAD, May 23, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly on Tuesday passed five bills during 14th (last) sitting of its 24th session, says Free and Fair Election Network. The Speaker orally presented the performance of the House over completion of 100 days of 4th parliamentary year. Following are some key observations of the sitting: Members’…

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Balochistan Assembly Condoles Death of PkMAP Lawmaker

ISLAMABAD, May 23, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution expressing condolence over the demise of PkMAP lawmaker Abdul Rahim Mandokhail, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Tuesday. Following are key observations of proceedings during the first and only sitting of the Assembly’s requisitioned (41st) session: Members’ Participation The Balochistan Assembly met…

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Balochistan Assembly Passes Three Bills, Adopts Four Resolutions

Points of Order consume 18% of proceedings Deputy Speaker office lying vacant since December 2015 ISLAMABAD, 23 May 2017: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan passed three bills and adopted four resolutions during 40th session that spanned over five sittings held between May 10 and May 20, 2017. With the conclusion of this session, the Provincial…

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National Assembly Condoles Death of PkMAP Lawmaker

ISLAMABAD, May 23, 2017: The National Assembly did not take up its regular business on Tuesday to express condolence over the demise of PkMAP lawmaker Abdul Rahim Mandokhail, who passed away a couple of days ago, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting…

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Punjab Assembly Adopts Two Private Members’ Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, May 23, 2017: The Punjab Assembly adopted two Private Members’ resolutions recommending the government to act against quackery and construct a bridge in Bahawalpur, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of 29th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for…

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KP Assembly Demands Execution of Indian Spy

ISLAMABAD, May 22, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly, on Monday, unanimously adopted a resolution demanding implementation on death sentence to Indian spy Kulbhushan Yadev, says Free and Fair Election Network. Following are some key observations of 13th sitting of Assembly’s 24th session: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for an hour and 24 minutes. The…

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Punjab Assembly Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, May 22, 2017: The Punjab Assembly could not address its legislative agenda due to lack of quorum on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of 29th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for two hours and nine minutes. The…

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Balochistan Assembly Passes Three Bills

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, May 20, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly passed three bills and adopted a joint resolution while the proceedings remain suspended for an hour and 17 minutes due to lack of quorum on Saturday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during last (5th) sitting of the Assembly’s…

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Punjab Assembly Adjourned Amidst Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, May 19, 2017: The Punjab Assembly sitting was adjourned on Friday amidst protest by opposition parties against the government’s attempt to amend their resolution on Indian spy’s case in International Court of Justice, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of 29th…

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