Senate Transacts Entire Agenda, Discusses Presidential Address to Parliament

ISLAMABAD, January 26, 2021: The Senate transacted its entire agenda on Tuesday and started discussion on the presidential address to the Parliament, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet Following are key observations of the proceedings during the 3rd sitting of 306th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for two hours and 50…

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National Assembly Leaves 78 Percent Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, January 26, 2021: The National Assembly left 78 percent of its agenda unaddressed on Private Members’ Day and referred four bills to the relevant standing committees after their introduction, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of the…

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Senate Refers 12 Bills to Committees, Adopts Five Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, January 25, 2021: The Senate referred 12 private members’ bills to the relevant committees after their introduction in the House and adopted five resolutions on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet Following are key observations of the proceedings during the 2nd sitting of 306th session: Members’ Participation The Senate…

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NA Fails to Transact Agenda amid Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, January 25, 2021: The National Assembly could not transact any business after Question Hour due to lack of quorum on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the 28th session:  Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for two hours…

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Points of Order Consume Major Part of Punjab Assembly Proceedings

ISLAMABAD, January 25, 2021: The Punjab Assembly consumed major part of the proceedings on points of order and did not observe question hour on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 28th session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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Sindh PA Session Prorogued without Addressing Agenda

ISLAMABAD, January 25, 2021: The Sindh Assembly’s 17th session was prorogued sine die on Monday without transacting any business, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during tenth sitting of 17th session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for an hour and 25 minutes. The…

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KP Assembly Session Prorogued After Transacting Most of Agenda

ISLAMABAD, January 25, 2021: The 15th session of Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) was prorogued on Monday after transacting most of its agenda, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 10th sitting of the 15th session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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Senate Transacts Most of Agenda, Discusses Public Matters

ISLAMABAD, January 22, 2021: The Senate transacted most of its agenda on Friday and consumed half of the proceedings’ time in discussion on public matters, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are the key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of 306th session:  Members’ Participation The Senate met…

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National Assembly Condoles Death of PPPP Lawmaker

ISLAMABAD, January 22, 2021: The National Assembly did not take up its regular business on Friday and was adjourned as a mark of respect for PPPP MNA Pir Noor Muhammad Jeelani who passed away last month due to coronavirus, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the…

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Over 60% Turnout, Low Incidence of Electoral Irregularities Mark PS-52 By-Election

ISLAMABAD, January 19, 2021: Despite COVID-19 associated challenges, the PS-52 Umer Kot-II by-elections witnessed an encouraging male and female turnout with low incidence of procedural violations indicating improved election management by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP). This was first by-election held after the ECP’s decision to postpone polls due to the outbreak of COVID-19…

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