KP Assembly Meets for Four Minutes

ISLAMABAD, April 5, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s (KP) sitting lasted for four minutes only on Friday amidst absence of the key members including Speaker, Deputy Speaker, Chief Minister and Leader of the Opposition, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House…

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Opposition’s Protest Halts Proceedings of Balochistan Assembly

ISLAMABAD, April 2, 2019: The Balochistan Assembly’s proceeding remained suspended for an hour and 53 minutes (48 percent of the sitting) due to absence of the Speaker amid Opposition’s protest, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceeding during last (fourth) sitting of the…

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KP Assembly Passes One Govt. Bill, Adopts Three Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, April 2, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) passed the KP Land Acquisition (Mines) (Amendment) Bill and adopted three supplementary resolutions after suspension of rules, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during tenth sitting of the…

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KP Assembly Suspends Rules to Adopt Six Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, April 1, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) adopted six supplementary resolutions after suspension of the rules, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth sitting of the sixth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for…

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Low Turnout Follows Lackluster Campaigning in Multan By-Election

Islamabad, April 1, 2019:  The by-election in PP-218 Multan VIII witnessed a 13 percent decline in the voter turnout since General Elections (GE) 2018 with seven polling stations recording statistically improbable voting patterns, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). FAFEN deployed 30 (22 men and eight women) trained, non-partisan and duly accredited observers for…

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Balochistan PA Elects 19 Standing Committees, Passes LG (Amendment) Bill

ISLAMABAD, March 30, 2019: The Balochistan Assembly elected the members of 19 Standing Committees and passed the Local Government (Amendment) Bill, 2019, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Saturday. Following are key observations of the House proceeding during third sitting of the 10th session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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KP Assembly Condemns US Recognition of Golan Heights as Israeli Territory

ISLAMABAD, March 29, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) adopted a supplementary resolution against the United States’ (US) recognition of Syrian Golan Heights as Israeli territory, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during eighth sitting of the sixth session:…

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Balochistan PA Leaves Entire Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, March 28, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan left entire agenda unaddressed on the private member’s day and debated Public Sector Development Program (PSDP) for the ongoing Fiscal Year 2018-19, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceeding during second sitting…

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KP Assembly Discusses Delay in New NFC Award

ISLAMABAD, March 28, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) debated delay in the announcement of new National Finance Commission (NFC) Award, 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 the sixth session: Members’ Participation The…

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KP Assembly Passes Energy Development Organization (Amendment) Bill

ISLAMABAD, March 27, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) passed the KP Energy Development Organization (Amendment) Bill, 2019 on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the sixth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for…

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