Sindh Assembly Passes landmark Domestic Violence Bill

¬†ISLAMABAD, March 08, 2013: The Sindh Assembly, which met for two hours and six minutes in the 17th sitting of the ongoing 40th session, unanimously passed the domestic violence bill along with another bill to amend the Sindh Laws. The Sindh assembly is the first provincial assembly of the country to pass a domestic violence…

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Sindh Assembly Condemns Karachi Bomb Blast

ISLAMABAD, March 06, 2013: Starting an hour and 42 minutes late, the Sindh Assembly adopted three resolutions in the 15th sitting of the 40th session condemning the Abbas Town bomb blast, and offering condolences for deceased MPA. The sitting was marked by low attendance as only 45 members were present at the start and 62…

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Sindh Assembly: Jinnah Sindh Medical University Bill Passed

ISLAMABAD, February 28, 2013: Starting an hour and 35 minutes late, the 14th sitting of the Sindh Assembly’s 40th session passed the Jinnah Sindh Medical University Bill 2013 amid protest by MQM.

Fifty-five Members were present at the start while 76 were there at adjournment. Out of

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Sindh Assembly: Five Bills Passed

ISLAMABAD, February 27, 2013: Starting an hour and 13 minutes late, the 13th sitting of the Sindh Assembly’s 40th session passed five bills and adopted two resolutions, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet based on Direct Observation of Sindh Assembly.

Five bills

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Sindh Assembly Sitting Adjourned Due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, February 25, 2013: The Sindh Assembly Deputy Speaker adjourned the sitting till Wednesday due to lack of quorum as only two Members were present.

With the session staring 45 minutes late only two members were observed to be present.

The Deputy Speaker presided over the entre sitting that lasted five minutes

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Sindh Assembly: Bill passed to repeal local bodies act

ISLAMABAD, February 21, 2013: Starting two hours and 29 minutes late, the 11th sitting of the Sindh Assembly’s session passed the Sindh (Repeal of the Sindh Peoples Local Government Act 2012 and revival of the Sindh Local Government Ordinance, 1979 Bill 2013.

The MQM legislators, who protested

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