Punjab Assembly Commemorates International Women’s Day

ISLAMABAD, March 8, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Punjab unanimously adopted a resolution paying tribute to women on the eve of International Women’s Day, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 13th sitting of the seventh session: Members’ Participation The House…

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Senate Adopts Resolution to Commemorate International Women’s Day

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, March 8, 2019: The Senate unanimously adopted a resolution paying tribute to women on occasion of International Women’s Day while the proceedings were chaired by a female member of Panel of Presiding Officers on special invitation of the Chairman Senate, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following…

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National Assembly Addresses 62% Agenda during Eighth Session

POs Consume 62% of the Proceedings’ Time None out of the Eight Sittings Start on Time ISLAMABAD, March 8, 2019: The National Assembly did not address 38 percent of the agenda during eighth session that continued between February 20 and March 6, 2019. The House spent seven hours and 55 minutes (62 percent) on various Points of Order (POs)…

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Senate Adopts Resolution against JI Ban in IOK

ISLAMABAD, March 7, 2019: The Senate adopted a resolution against Indian government’s decision to ban Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK), observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of 287th session: Members’ Participation The House met for three…

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Opposition Protests in Sindh Assembly over PAC Chairmanship Issue

ISLAMABAD, March 7, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh did not take up public importance agenda amidst protest by the opposition parties on the issue of Public Accounts Committee’s chairmanship, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daly Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 28th sitting of the fourth…

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Punjab Assembly Skips Pre-Budget Discussion

ISLAMABAD, March 7, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Punjab was adjourned without holding the scheduled pre-budget discussion on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 12th sitting of the seventh session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and…

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Senate Takes up Entire Agenda; Discusses Violation of Pakistan’s Maritime Boundary

ISLAMABAD, March 6, 2019: The Senate took up its entire agenda and debated violation of Pakistan’s maritime boundary by India, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Wednesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of 287th session: Members’ Participation The House met for four hour and…

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NA Passes Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, March 6, 2019: The National Assembly passed the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 on Wednesday amid walkout by the opposition parties, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during eighth (last) sitting of the eighth session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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Punjab Assembly Passes a Govt Bill

ISLAMABAD, March 6, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Punjab passed the government bill the Mir Chakar Khan Rind University of Technology Dera Ghazi Khan‎ Bill, 2019 on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 11th sitting of the seventh session:…

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National Assembly Meets for Seven Minutes

ISLAMABAD, March 5, 2019: The National Assembly proceeded for only seven minutes on Tuesday and was adjourned without taking up any agenda, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceeding during seventh sitting of the eighth session: Members’ Participation The House met for seven minutes. The…

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