Sindh Assembly Adopts Resolution against MQM Chief’s Statement

ISLAMABAD, August 7, 2015: The first sitting of the Sindh Assembly’s 21st session on Friday was marked by unanimous adoption of a resolution against the controversial statements by MQM Chief regarding the national defense and security institutions, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). A joint resolution was tabled by members of PTI, PML-N and…

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Active Participation of Female MPs in Sindh PA Budget Session

ISLAMABAD, July 1, 2015: The 20th session of the Sindh Assembly witnessed active participation of female lawmakers during the budget debate that concluded with the passage of Finance Bill, 2015, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Session Report. Overall, the session (June 13 – June 25) was marked by low interest of…

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Sindh Assembly Passes Finance Bill 2015

ISLAMABAD, June 25, 2015: The Sindh Assembly passed the Finance Bill 2015 amid walkout by the opposition members during the last sitting of 20th session on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. The sitting started 122 minutes behind the schedule with 44 members (26%) present at the start and 66…

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Sindh Assembly Concludes Budget Debate

ISLAMABAD, June 24, 2015: The Sindh Assembly concluded its budget debate for the fiscal year 2015-16 on Wednesday as the House continued to witness low attendance of lawmakers, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The sitting started 40 minutes behind the schedule with 32 members (19% of the total membership) present at the start…

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Sindh Assembly Mourns Death of Hundreds in Karachi Heatwave

ISLAMABAD, June 23, 2015: The Sindh Assembly suspended its regular agenda on Tuesday to mourn the death of hundreds of citizens in a deadly heatwave in Karachi and other parts of the province, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The sitting started 102 minutes behind the schedule with 76 members (45%) present at the…

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Nine Lawmakers Debate Sindh Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 22, 2015: The Sindh Assembly continued discussion on the Provincial Budget 2015-16 on Monday, as nine lawmakers took part in it for 191 minutes (69% of the proceedings’ time), reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The sitting started 70 minutes behind the schedule with 24 members (14%) present…

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Sindh Budget Debate Consumes 86% of Sitting Time

ISLAMABAD, June 20, 2015: The Sindh Assembly continued to witness low attendance of lawmakers on Saturday, as major part of the sitting was consumed in the debate on Provincial Budget 2015-16, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The sitting started 73 minutes behind the schedule with 37 members (22%) present…

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Sindh Assembly: 11 Lawmakers Debate Provincial Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 19, 2015: The Sindh Assembly continued debate on the Provincial Budget 2015-16, as eleven lawmakers expressed their views on the annual financial statement on Friday, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The sitting started 56 minutes behind the schedule with 22 members (13%) present at the start and…

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Sindh Assembly Continues Debate on Provincial Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 18, 2015: The Sindh Assembly continued debate on the Provincial Budget 2015-16, as fifteen lawmakers expressed their views on Thursday, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The sitting started 62 minutes behind the schedule with 20 members (12%) present at the start and 52 (31%) at the time…

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Ten Lawmakers Debate Sindh Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 17, 2015: The Sindh Assembly continued debate on the Provincial Budget 2015-16 on Wednesday, as ten lawmakers spoke on it for 78% of the proceedings’ time, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The sitting started 76 minutes behind the schedule with 40 members (24%) present at the start…

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