Punjab Assembly Passes Regularization of Services Bill amidst Protest

ISLAMABAD, April 27, 2018: The Punjab Assembly passed the Punjab (Regularization of Services) Bill 2018 by suspending the regular legislative procedure amidst opposition lawmaker’s protest, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the 35th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab…

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Punjab Assembly Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, April 26, 2018: The Punjab Assembly did not take up its legislative business on Thursday amidst the lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 35th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for an…

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Balochistan Assembly Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, April 24, 2018: The Balochistan Assembly was adjourned on Tuesday due to lack of quorum with only two members present in the House at adjournment, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during sixth sitting of the Assembly’s 51st session:  Members’ Participation  The Balochistan Assembly met for an hour and…

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Sindh Assembly Leaves Private Members’ Business Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, April 24, 2018: The Sindh Assembly left the private members agenda unaddressed on Tuesday and passed an out-of-turn resolution demanding reduction in National Identity Card’s (NIC) fees, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 11th sitting of the 39th session: Members’ Participation The…

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Opposition Protests in Sindh Assembly Over Nepotism

ISLAMABAD, April 23, 2018: The opposition lawmakers protested in the Sindh Assembly on Monday against nepotism in the appointment of Excise and Taxation Inspectors, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 10th sitting of the 39th session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly met for two…

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Balochistan Assembly Adopts Two Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, April 21, 2018: The Balochistan Assembly on Saturday adopted two resolutions, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fifth sitting of the Assembly’s 51st session:  Members’ Participation  The Balochistan Assembly met for two hours and five minutes. The sitting started at 1650 hours against the scheduled time of 1600 hours. A…

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Sindh Assembly Passes Four Bills, Adopts One Resolution

ISLAMABAD, April 20, 2018: The Sindh Assembly passed four government bills and adopted one resolution on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth sitting of the 39th session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly met for two hours and 19 minutes.  The…

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Balochistan Assembly Protests against Bureaucracy’s Careless Attitude towards House Business

ISLAMABAD, April 19, 2018: Treasury and opposition lawmakers lodged a joint protest in the Balochistan Assembly on Thursday against provincial bureaucracy for not taking the Assembly business seriously, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of the Assembly’s 51st session:  Members’ Participation  The Balochistan Assembly met for four hours and 12 minutes;…

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Sindh Assembly Passes Bills to Establish New Universities

ISLAMABAD, April 19, 2018: The Sindh Assembly passed three bills on Thursday providing for the establishment of universities in districts Sukkur and Shikarpur and regularize the employees of Khairpur Medical College, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during eighth sitting of the 39th…

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Sindh Assembly Passes Two Government Bills

ISLAMABAD, April 18, 2018: The Sindh Assembly passed two government bills and took up three Call Attention Notices on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the 39th session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly met for two hours and…

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