Punjab PA Witnesses Walkout, Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, April 4, 2016: The Punjab Assembly witnessed walkout by Opposition and suspension of the proceeding due to lack of quorum on Monday during 4th sitting of its 20th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Punjab Assembly met for three hours…

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FAFEN Praises Launch of Online Polling Schemes for Karachi By-polls

ISLAMABAD, April 4, 2016: Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) appreciates the release of GIS-enabled polling schemes for upcoming by-elections on a National and a Provincial Assembly constituencies in Karachi. The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP)on Monday launched online polling schemes for the bye-elections in NA-245 (Karachi Central) and PS-115 (Karachi East) to be held…

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Balochistan Assembly Adopts Two Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, April 1, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan adopted two resolutions during third sitting of its 27th session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Balochistan Assembly met for two hours and 20 minutes. The sitting started at 1626 hours…

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Lack of Quorum Marks Last Sitting of KP Assembly

ISLAMABAD, April 1, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly continued to witness low attendance during the last sitting of 16th session on Friday and the Chair announced to prorogue the session after lack of quorum, says Free and Fair Election Network. Thirty (24%) legislators were present at the start and 25 (20%) at the adjournment of…

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Punjab Assembly Extends Six Ordinances

ISLAMABAD, April 1, 2016: The Punjab Assembly passed six resolutions to extend as many ordinances for a further period of ninety days on Friday during third sitting of its 20th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Punjab Assembly…

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Punjab Assembly Holds Pre-Budget Discussion

ISLAMABAD, March 31, 2016: The Punjab Finance Minister started Pre-Budget Discussion in the Punjab Assembly on Thursday during second sitting of its 20th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Punjab Assembly met for an hour and 32 minutes…

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Punjab Assembly Condemns Lahore Attack

ISLAMABAD, March 30, 2016: The Punjab Assembly adopted a resolution on Wednesday to condemn deadly attack at Gulshan-e-Iqbal Park claiming many precious lives, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The entire agenda on the list of business was suspended to discuss terrorist attack in Lahore on March 27. Twenty-two lawmakers – PTI (11), PML-N…

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Balochistan Assembly Adopts A Resolution

ISLAMABAD, March 29, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan adopted a resolution amidst low attendance on Tuesday during second sitting of its 27th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The House also offered prayers and observed one-minute silence for the victims of Lahore blast. Some key observations are as…

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KP Assembly: Three Bills Passed, Report Laid

ISLAMABAD, March 29, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly passed three government bills and witnessed presentation of one report of the standing committee on Irrigation during seventh sitting of its ongoing 16th session on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’…

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KP Assembly Transacts Entire Business

ISLAMABAD, March 28, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly transacted its entire business appearing on the ‘Orders of the Day’ during sixth sitting of its ongoing 16th session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The House also offered prayers for the victims of Lahore blast. Following are some key observations of…

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