Balochistan Assembly Skips Agenda due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, October 28, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly did not take up its scheduled business due to lack of quorum on Saturday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of the Assembly’s 45th session: Members’ Participation The Balochistan Assembly met for three hours and six minutes. The sitting started at 1620 hours against the scheduled time of 1600 hours. The Speaker presided…

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KP Assembly Adopts Three Resolutions, Passes One Bill

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, October 27, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly on Friday adopted three resolutions and passed one bill, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 12th (last) sitting of the 26th session:  Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for two hours and five…

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Senate Condemns Human Rights Violation in Indian Occupied Kashmir

ISLAMABAD, October 27, 2017:  The Senate unanimously adopted a resolution on Friday to condemn the Indian atrocities in Occupied Kashmir, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of the 269th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for two hours and 51 minutes. The sitting…

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Lack of Quorum Persists in Punjab Assembly

ISLAMABAD, October 27, 2017: The Punjab Assembly did not transact any business on Friday due to absence of a government secretary during the Question Hour and the lack of quorum during the proceedings, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 10th sitting of the 32nd session:…

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Balochistan Assembly Adopts Three Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, October 26, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly adopted three private members’ resolutions on Thursday in absence of the Leaders of the House and the Opposition, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of the 45th session: Members’ Participation The Balochistan Assembly met for two hours and 55…

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Low Women Turnout, Unchecked Campaigning Mark Peshawar By-Election

ISLAMABAD, October 26, 2017: Low women turnout, unchecked campaign and canvassing around polling stations and suspicious voting patterns at 10 polling booths remained key deficiencies of an otherwise well-managed and peaceful by-election on NA-4 Peshawar-IV constituency, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Thursday. According to FAFEN estimates, the overall voter turnout is expected…

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PM Briefs Senate about LNG Contract between Pakistan and Qatar

ISLAMABAD, October 26, 2017: The Prime Minister, on Thursday, briefed the Senate about LNG contract between Pakistan and Qatar, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the 269th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for an hour and 49 minutes. The sitting started at…

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Punjab Assembly Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, October 26, 2017: The Punjab Assembly was adjourned on Thursday without addressing its scheduled business due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth sitting of the 32nd session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for an hour and 49 minutes…

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Senate Briefed on US Delegation’s Visit to Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, October 25, 2017: Minister for Foreign Affairs, on Wednesday, briefed the Senate about Pak-US relations and the issues discussed with the US Secretary of State during his recent visit to Pakistan, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the 269th session:…

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Senate Briefed on US Delegation Visit to Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, October 25, 2017: Minister for Foreign Affairs on Wednesday briefed the Senate about Pak-US relations and issues discussed with the US Secretary of State during his recent visit to Pakistan, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the 269th session: Members’…

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