87% MPAs attend budget speech sitting

ISLAMABAD, June 11, 2012: The Provincial Minister for Finance presented the budget in an hour and 35 minutes speech in the third sitting of the Sindh Assembly’s 36th session on Monday.  

Starting an hour and eight minutes behind schedule, the sitting met for an hour and

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Two bills passed; MQM walkout over law and order

ISLAMABAD, June 7, 2012: Starting an hour and 20 behind schedule, the first sitting of Sindh Assembly’s 36th session passed two Bills as the MQM legislators walked out of the House over the issue of law and order in Karachi. The House, which met for two hours and 10 minutes on Thursday, also unanimously passed…

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Law and order debate lasts just 91 minutes

ISLAMABAD, May 9, 2012: Low attendance of Members, late starts, Points of Order interrupting regular proceedings and a brief discussion on law and order marked the Sindh Assembly’s 35th session as it adopted a Resolution backing the Prime Minister as democratically elected chief executive, says a

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Four-year performance report on Sindh govt presented

ISLAMABAD, May 8, 2012: Starting 120 minutes behind schedule, the ninth sitting of Sindh Assembly’s 35th session, which met for three hours and 45 minutes on Tuesday, debated the law and order in the province for 40 minutes. The sitting was marked by low attendance – 20 legislators were present at the start while 63…

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Eighth Sitting Marked by Low MPA Attendance

ISLAMABAD, May 7, 2012: Starting 108 minutes behind schedule, the eighth sitting of Sindh Assembly’s 35th session, which met for four hours and two minutes on Monday, passed the Sindh Teachers Education Development Authority Bill 2012. The sitting was marked by low attendance – 18 legislators were present at the start while 55 were there…

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Law and order discussed in Sindh Assembly

ISLAMABAD, May 4, 2012: Starting 97 minutes behind schedule, the seventh sitting of Sindh Assembly’s 35th session, which met for an hour and 23 minutes on Friday, discussed law and order in the province. Four PPPP Members spoke on the Motion on the law and order in the province. However MQM legislators did not take…

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Resolution adopted to repose confidence in Prime Minister

ISLAMABAD, May 3, 2012: Starting an hour and 48 minutes behind schedule, the sixth sitting of Sindh Assembly’s 35th session, which met for three hours and 20 minutes on Thursday, passed a Resolution posing confidence in the Prime Minister. In the second Resolution the House reiterated its commitment to “uphold the freedom of press as…

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Sitting starts after 115 minutes delay

ISLAMABAD, April 30, 2012: Starting an hour and 55 minutes behind schedule, the fifth sitting of Sindh Assembly’s 35th session, which met for three hours on Monday, unanimously passed the Colonization of Government Lands (Sindh Amendment) Bill 2011.

The sitting witnessed low attendance

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Fourth Sitting Marked by Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, April 27: Starting an hour and eight minutes behind schedule, the fourth sitting of Sindh Assembly’s 35th session, which met for two hours and 10 minutes on Friday, unanimously passed the Sindh Government Services Benevolent Fund (Amendment) Bill, 2012. The sitting witnessed low attendance of Members as 35 were present at the start of…

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Low attendance sitting starts over two hours late

ISLAMABAD, April 26, 2012: Starting two hours and five minutes behind schedule, the third sitting of the Sindh Assembly’s 35th session lasted an hour and 50 minutes on Thursday.   It was marked by low attendance of the Members with nine present at the start and 45 when the sitting was adjourned.  The Chief Minister did…

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