Senate Adopts Four Condolence Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, February 12, 2018: The Senate on Monday adopted four condolence resolutions and held reference for PPPP Senator Haji Saif-ullah Khan Bangash who passed away on February, 1  2018, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the first sitting of 273rd session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for 61 minutes.  The sitting started at…

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KP Assembly Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, February 12, 2018: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly was adjourned on Monday without addressing its agenda due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during eleventh sitting of the 27th session: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for 31 minutes. The sitting started at 1522 hours against the scheduled…

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Punjab Assembly Fails to Address Legislative Business amid Protest

ISLAMABAD, February 9, 2018: The Punjab Assembly could not take up legislative business on Friday, as the lawmakers belonging to the opposition parties agitated against the government on a political issue, observes Free and Fair Election Network. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during tenth sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The…

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Punjab Assembly: Lack of Quorum Leads to Adjournment of Sitting

ISLAMABAD, February 8, 2018:  Starting an hour and 38 minutes behind the schedule, the 9th sitting of Punjab Assembly was adjourned due to lack of quorum, says Free and Fair Election Network on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met…

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Punjab Assembly Passes Three Government Bills

ISLAMABAD, February 7, 2018: The Punjab Assembly passed three government bills on Wednesday amidst lack of quorum and opposition’s protest, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during eighth sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for two hours…

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Punjab Assembly Adopts Three Private Members’ Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, February 6, 2018: The Punjab Assembly adopted three private members’ resolutions on Tuesday amidst the low attendance of lawmakers, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for two hours…

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Punjab Assembly Expresses Solidarity with Kashmiris

ISLAMABAD, February 5, 2018: The Punjab Assembly unanimously adopts a resolution supporting Kashmiris’ struggle for freedom from India, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for an hour and 53 minutes.…

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FAFEN Finds Serious Disparities in Voter-to-Population Proportions Across Pakistan

FAFEN Finds Serious Disparities in Voter-to-Population Proportions Across Pakistan

Warns low-voter-to-population proportions may be indicative of high voter under-registration; demands age-wise population data be made public immediately ISLAMABAD, February 5, 2018: Identifying serious disparities in the distribution of voter-to-population proportions across the provinces and districts, Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) has called upon the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) to immediately publicly disclose…

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Punjab Assembly Defers Question Hour

ISLAMABAD, February 2, 2018: The Punjab Assembly did not hold the Question Hour on Friday due to absence of the concerned minister, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for…

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