Sindh PA Leaves Most Of Its Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, December 11, 2015: Starting 60 minutes behind its schedule, the Provincial Assembly of Sindh left most of its agenda unaddressed during second sitting of its 22nd session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Friday. The House unanimously passed a resolution to pay tribute to late Makhdoom Amin Faheem. Some key observations are…

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Sindh Assembly Leaves Entire Agenda Unaddressed   

Islamabad, December 10, 2015: Starting 96 minutes behind the schedule, the Provincial Assembly of Sindh left its entire agenda unaddressed during first sitting of its 22nd Session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Thursday. The Sitting was adjourned after the House unanimously adopted a Motion to pay tribute to deceased PPPP lawmaker Jameel…

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Sindh Assembly: Five Bills Passed amid Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, August 12, 2015: The Sindh Assembly session was prorogued sine die as five bills were passed amid low attendance of lawmakers on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its daily factsheet. The five bills passed by the House included the Sindh Local Government (Third Amendment) Bill 2015; the Sindh Zakat and Ushr…

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Sindh Assembly: Low Attendance Sitting Adopts Four Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, August 11, 2015: The Sindh Assembly continued to witness low attendance as the House passed a bill and adopted four resolutions during third sitting of its ongoing 21st session on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its daily factsheet. The sitting started 95 minutes behind the schedule with 59 lawmakers (35%) present…

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Rumpus in Sindh Assembly Leads to Adjournment of Sitting

ISLAMABAD, August 10, 2015: The Sindh Assembly left most of its agenda unaddressed owing to heated argument between treasury and the opposition during second sitting of its 21st session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its daily factsheet. The Speaker announced the suspension of proceedings for ten minutes following MQM lawmakers’ protest…

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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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