Senate Takes Up Mardan Lynching, Dawn Leaks Issues

ISLAMABAD, May 11, 2017: The Senate held discussion on the lynching of university student Mashal Khan and Dawn Leaks, besides taking up the issue of barring a political party from using Press Information Department for holding press conference, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Thursday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during…

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Balochistan PA Takes Up Commission on Status of Women Bill 2017

ISLAMABAD, May 10, 2017: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan referred the Balochistan Commission on Status of Women Bill, 2017 to the relevant committee on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of the Assembly’s 40th session: Members’ Participation The Balochistan Assembly met for 45 minutes. The…

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KP Assembly Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, May 10, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly was adjourned on Wednesday without addressing its scheduled business due to lack of quorum, says Free and Fair Election Network. Following are some key observations of 8th sitting of Assembly’s 24th session: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for an hour and 28 minutes. The sitting…

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Sindh PA Adopts Government Resolution Amidst Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, May 9, 2017: The Sindh Assembly witnessed adoption of a government resolution and opposition lawmakers’ protest over it on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 13th sitting of 32nd session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly met for three hours and 28 minutes.…

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KP Assembly Transacts Entire Business

ISLAMABAD, May 8, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly witnessed introduction of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Consumer Protection (Amendment) Bill, 2017 and transacted entire agenda appearing on the List of Business on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings of 7th sitting of the 24th session:…

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Sindh Assembly Takes up Agenda amid Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, May 8, 2017: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh transacted most of its business on Monday amid protest and walkouts by opposition lawmakers against the Chair, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 12th sitting of 32nd session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly met for…

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KP Assembly Adopts Private Member’s Resolution

ISLAMABAD, May 5, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly witnessed introduction of four government bills and adopted a Private Member’s resolution on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings of 6th sitting of 24th session: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for two hours…

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Sindh Assembly Leaves Agenda Unaddressed  

ISLAMABAD, May 5, 2017: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh was unable to transact regular agenda on Friday due to absence of movers, who walked out against rejection of their demand to constitute a committee for investigations into the death of an MQM worker under police custody, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily…

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Sindh Assembly Leaves Most of Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, May 2, 2017: Starting 66 minutes behind the schedule, the Sindh Assembly passed four resolutions and left five private motions as well as 23 motions to amend Assembly rules unaddressed on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 10th sitting of 32nd session: Members’…

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KP Assembly Witnesses Protest by Female Lawmakers

ISLAMABAD, May 2, 2017: The fifth sitting of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly was adjourned early on Tuesday due to the protest by opposition female lawmakers over “unjustified” distribution of development funds, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. The House did not take up its scheduled business except for an…

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