Sindh Assembly Leaves 87% Business Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, January 29, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh did not address 87% of the private members’ business scheduled for Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 14th sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for two hours and…

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Balochistan Assembly Debates Natural Resources Policy

ISLAMABAD, January 28, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan held a discussion on the government’s policy for mineral and natural reserves in the province, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Monday. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of seventh session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for four…

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Sindh Assembly Passes Govt Bills, Resolution

ISLAMABAD, January 28, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh passed two government bills and a supplementary resolution on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 13th sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for three hours and 23 minutes;…

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Low-Turnout and Campaign Violations Mark Karachi By-Election

Islamabad, January 28, 2019: A declining voter’s turnout and violations of Election Commission’s Code of Conduct for campaigning marked the PS-94 Korangi Karachi-III by-election held on January 27, 2019 observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). FAFEN deployed 37 (23 men and 14 women) trained, non-partisan and duly accredited observers for the observation of by-election.…

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Senate: Supplementary Budget Discussion Enters Third Day

ISLAMABAD, January 28, 2019: The Senate continued discussing on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the 286th session: Members’ Participation The House met for two hours and 11 minutes. The…

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Punjab Assembly Discusses Law and Order Situation

ISLAMABAD, January 25, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab discussed the law and order situation in the province while the Minister for Law introduced the Mir Chakar Khan Rind University of Technology Dera Ghazi Khan Bill, 2019, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House…

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Sindh Assembly Adjourned due to Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, January 25, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh was adjourned on Friday without addressing its agenda amid the opposition’s protest, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 12th sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for an hour and…

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NA Passes Bill to Increase Judges in IHC

ISLAMABAD, January 25, 2019: The National Assembly was prorogued sine die on Friday after passing the Islamabad High Court (Amendment) Bill, 2019, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the last (10th) sitting of the seventh session: Members’ Participation The Assembly…

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Senate Continues Debate on the Supplementary Budget

ISLAMABAD, January 25, 2019: The Senate continued the discussion on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of the 286th session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and nine minutes.…

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National Assembly Leaves 77% Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, January 24, 2019: The National Assembly did not address 77 percent private Members’ business scheduled for Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during ninth sitting of the seventh session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for 54 minutes. The sitting started at…

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