Punjab Assembly Sitting Disrupted by Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, October 17, 2016: The Punjab Assembly could not take up its legislative business due to lack of quorum on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of 24th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for 48 minutes. The sitting started…

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KP Assembly Passes One Bill amid Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, October 17, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly passed one bill amid low attendance of lawmakers during the 9th sitting of its ongoing 21st session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The sitting started 41 minutes behind the schedule with 22 members (18%) present at the start and 31 (25%) at…

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Punjab Assembly Condemns Indian Atrocities in Held Kashmir

ISLAMABAD, October 14, 2016: The Punjab Assembly adopted a supplementary resolution to condemn Indian atrocities in Occupied Kashmir on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of 24th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for two hours and 52 minutes. The…

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KP Assembly Passes Three Bills, Adopts One Resolution

ISLAMABAD, October 7, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) passed three bills and adopted one resolution during 8th sitting of its ongoing 21st session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for an hour and 26…

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Parliament Urges Int’l Community to Resolve Kashmir Issue

ISLAMABAD, October 07, 2016: The Joint Session of the Parliament unanimously adopted a resolution condemning the Indian aggression in Occupied Kashmir and along the Line of Control and called upon the International Community to play its due role in resolving the long-standing issue, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on…

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NA Skips Agenda, Takes Up Load-Shedding Issue

ISLAMABAD, October 7, 2016: The National Assembly did not take up any agenda during its last sitting except a Calling Attention Notice on load-shedding in various districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during eighth sitting of the 36th session:…

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Senate Suspends Question Hour, Passes Two Bills

ISLAMABAD, October 7, 2016: The Senate passed a motion to suspend the Question Hour and passed two bills on Friday during eighth sitting of the 253rd session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The House of Federation also witnessed the introduction of six more bills, related to judiciary, before the Chair read…

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Joint Sitting Passes Anti-Honour Killing, Anti-Rape Bills

ISLAMABAD, October 06, 2016: The Joint Sitting of the Parliament unanimously passed Anti-Rape and Anti-Honour Killing Bills to give maximum punishment to the perpetrators of heinous crime, and continued debate on the burning issue of Kashmir on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting…

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Parliament Expresses Solidarity with Kashmiris

ISLAMABAD, October 05, 2016: The Prime Minister initiated debate on Kashmir issue in the Majlis-e-Shoora (Parliament), including deteriorating condition of human rights in the Occupied Valley and ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC), says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Wednesday. Following are key observations of the proceedings…

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KP Assembly Continues Debate on CPEC

ISLAMABAD, October 5, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) continued debate on violations in the western route of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in the absence of Leader of the House and Leader of the Opposition on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings…

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