By-Election in PS-70 Badin-I Peaceful and Generally Well-Managed

ISLAMABAD, May 21, 2021: PS-70 Badin-I by-election held on May 20, 2021 witnessed significant decline (18.57 percent) in voter turnout since 2018 general elections (GE) and low incidence of electoral violations, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its report on Friday. As many as 58,545 registered voters – 33,751 (36.8 percent) men and…

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Punjab Assembly defers debate on agriculture

ISLAMABAD, May 21, 2021: The Punjab Assembly deferred debate on agriculture and did not consider six zero hour notices appearing on the agenda, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the second sitting of the 32nd session: Members’ Participation The House…

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NA transacts 82 percent agenda, refers two government bills to committees

ISLAMABAD, May 21, 2021: The National Assembly transacted 82 percent agenda on Friday and witnessed introduction of two government bills including the Protection of Journalists and Media Professionals Bill, 2021, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of 33rd session: Members’…

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