National Assembly Approves Motion of Thanks on President’s Address

ISLAMABAD, June 11, 2020: The National Assembly approved the Motion of Thanks expressing gratitude to the President of Pakistan for his address to both Houses assembled together on September 12, 2019, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of the…

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Senate Discusses Incident of PIA Plane Crash at Karachi

 ISLAMABAD, June 10, 2020: The Senate discussed tragic incident of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane crash at Karachi, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Wednesday.  Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the 299th session:  Members’ Participation The House met for three hours and 36…

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37 Percent Increase in Chicken Market Prices Recorded over Past Five Weeks

ISLAMABAD, June 10, 2020: The prices of essential commodities including wheat flour, chicken, and meat remained increasingly unstable in various parts of the country over past five weeks, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Weekly Price Monitor. A comparison in the average prices of six commodities as reported on April 23 and…

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NA Discusses Multiple Issues by following Safe-Distancing Guidelines

ISLAMABAD, June 10, 2020: The National Assembly took up its entire agenda by adopting standard operating procedures (SOPs) with regards to prevention of the Covid-19 pandemic. The members consumed their time in discussing the issues related to politics, parliamentary business, agriculture, health and economy, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet on…

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National Assembly Transacts Most of Agenda, Discusses Stranded Pakistanis Issue

ISLAMABAD, June 8, 2020: The National Assembly took up most of the agenda and discussed the issue of stranded Pakistanis through points of order, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the 22nd session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly…

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Senate Passes Four Private Members’ Bill, Refers Seven Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, June 8, 2020: The Senate passed four private members’ bills and referred seven other bills to the relevant committees for their further consideration, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday.  Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the 299th session:  Members’ Participation The House…

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Sindh Assembly Concludes Debate on Situation after COVID-19

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, June 5, 2020: The 9th session of Sindh Assembly was prorogued on Friday after two days debate on measures to tackle COVID-19, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are the key observations of the House proceedings during third & last sitting of the ninth session: Members’…

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National Assembly Condoles Death of MMAP Lawmaker

ISLAMABAD, June 5, 2020: The National Assembly did not take up its regular business on Friday to express condolence over the demise of Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal Pakistan (MMAP) lawmaker Munir Khan Orakzai, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of the 22nd session: Members’ Participation The National…

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Senate Takes up Entire Agenda, Condemns Indian Atrocities in Kashmir

ISLAMABAD, June 5, 2020: The Senate took up its entire agenda on Friday and adopted a supplementary resolution to condemn violation of human rights in Indian Occupied Kashmir, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet.  Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 299th session:  Members’…

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Sindh Assembly Discusses Measures to Prevent Coronavirus Spread

ISLAMABAD, June 4, 2020: The Sindh Assembly discussed the situation arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic and the possible measures to contain the further spread of coronavirus after easing of lockdown in the province, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are the key observations of the House proceedings…

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