ECP Vigilance, Violations of Code of Conduct Mark NA-120 Campaign

ECP Vigilance, Violations of Code of Conduct Mark NA-120 Campaign

ISLAMABAD September 15, 2017: Violations of Election Commission of Pakistan’s (ECP) code of conduct by contesting parties, allegations on PML-N of use of state machinery by the opposing candidates and ECP’s continued vigilance in terms of taking notices of complaints remained the key highlights of FAFEN’s observation of competitive and intense campaign period ahead of NA-120 by-election.

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Senate Discusses Private Schools’ Fee Raise, Building Regulations

ISLAMABAD, September 15, 2017: The Senate took up two Calling Attention Notices on Friday regarding recent increase in the tuition fees of private educational institutions and violation of building regulations in Islamabad, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during fifth sitting of 267th  session:  Members’ Participation The Senate…

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Lack of Quorum Persists in Punjab Assembly

ISLAMABAD, September 15, 2017: The fifth sitting of the Punjab Assembly’s 31st session was adjourned due to lack of quorum without taking up its regular business on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during the Friday’s sitting: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for…

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Lack of Quorum Persists in National Assembly for Fourth Day

ISLAMABAD, September 15, 2017: The fifth sitting of the ongoing session of the National Assembly was adjourned for the fourth consecutive day on Friday due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for an hour and…

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Balochistan Assembly Adopts Two Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, September 14, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly transacted most of the business appearing on the Orders of the Day on Thursday including adoption of two resolutions, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the 44th session: Members’ Participation The Balochistan Assembly met for an hour and…

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Chairman Adjourns Senate Sitting Over Ministerial Absence

ISLAMABAD, September 14, 2017: The Chairman adjourned the Senate sitting on Thursday without addressing most of the scheduled business due to absence of relevant ministers, observes Free and Fair Election Network in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of Senate’s 267th session:  Members’ Participation The Senate met for an…

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Punjab Assembly Pays Tribute to late Dr. Ruth Pfau

ISLAMABAD, September 14, 2017: The Punjab Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution on Thursday to pay tribute to late Dr. Ruth Pfau for her messianic services for the leprosy patients in Pakistan, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of 31st session: Members’ Participation…

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Quorum Issue Persists in National Assembly

ISLAMABAD, September 14, 2017: The quorum issue persisted in the National Assembly on Thursday as the sitting had to be adjourned due to the presence of less than 25 percent lawmakers in the House, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. The sitting remained suspended for 29 minutes due to lack of…

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Senate Takes Up Entire Agenda, Discusses Rohingya Issue

ISLAMABAD, September 13, 2017: The Senate addressed its entire agenda on Wednesday taking up various foreign policy issues including the genocide of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet.  Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of 267th session:  Members’ Participation The Senate met for four…

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Punjab Assembly Passes Resolution in Support of Former Prime Minister

ISLAMABAD, September 13, 2017: The Punjab Assembly adopted four resolutions on Wednesday including a supplementary government resolution commending the services and leadership of the former Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of 31st session: Members’ Participation The…

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