Balochistan PA Transacts Its Entire Business

ISLAMABAD, March 26, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan transacted its entire business appearing on the ‘Orders of the Day’ during first sitting of its 27th session on Saturday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Balochistan Assembly met…

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Sindh PA: Lack of Quorum Leads to Adjournment of Sitting

ISLAMABAD, March 25, 2016: Starting 55 minutes behind the schedule, the third sitting of 24th session of the Provincial Assembly of Sindh was adjourned just after two minutes due to lack of quorum on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network. The House did not take up any of the agenda appearing on the ‘Orders of…

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KP Assembly: 3 Ordinances Laid, Bill Introduced

ISLAMABAD, March 25, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly addressed its entire agenda on Friday during fifth sitting of 16th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The KP Assembly met for an hour and 24 minutes. The sitting started at 1515…

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NA Skips Agenda Due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, March 25, 2016: The National Assembly could not take up two agenda items due to lack of quorum on Friday during seventh and last sitting of 30th session of the National Assembly, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Newly elected lawmaker Rana Muhammad Qasim Noon took oath of membership during the sitting. The…

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NA Takes Up Private Members’ Business

ISLAMABAD, March 24, 2016: The National Assembly took up private members’ business and adopted four resolutions on Thursday during sixth sitting of 30th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). According to the Rules of Procedure, the National Assembly can transact private members’ business on Tuesday. However, last Tuesday was consumed in the Joint Session of…

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Less in Number but Violations Persist in By-Elections Marked by Heavy Presence of Security

Less in Number but Violations Persist in By-Elections Marked by Heavy Presence of Security

ISLAMABAD, March 22, 2016: Sporadic instances of bar on election observers, illegal campaigning inside and around polling stations, breach of voters’ right to secret ballot, unconducive environment for women voters, illegal restrictions on polling agents by security staff and insufficient availability of critical election material were recorded in otherwise well-administered and peaceful by-elections in two…

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KP Assembly Discusses Law & Order

ISLAMABAD, March 22, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly held discussion on the law and order situation in the province on Tuesday during fourth sitting of its 16th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The KP Assembly met for three…

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Parliament Adjourns till April 11

ISLAMABAD, March 22, 2016: The Majlis-e-Shoora referred six bills to the Special Parliamentary Committee on Tuesday during second day of the Joint Session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Majlis-e-Shoora met for 13 minutes. The sitting started at 1325…

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Sindh PA Leaves Most of Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, March 22, 2016: The Sindh Assembly left most of the private members’ agenda unaddressed on Tuesday during second sitting of its 24th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Sindh Assembly met for two hours and 54 minutes.…

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KP Assembly Leaves Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, March 21, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly did not take up any agenda item on Monday during third sitting of its 16th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Newly elected MPA Aizaz-ul-Mulk took oath of the membership of the House. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in…

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