Parliament Condemns Indian Move to Change Constitutional Status of IHK

ISLAMABAD, August 7, 2019: The Parliament of Pakistan unanimously adopted a resolution on Wednesday condemning the Indian move to change the special status of Indian Held Kashmir (IHK) and reiterated to resolve the Kashmir dispute through dialogue and in accordance with international law, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Key observations of the…

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Parliament Discusses Indian Attempt to Alter Status of IHK

ISLAMABAD, August 6, 2019: The Majlis-e-Shoora discussed a motion about illegal and coercive attempt by India to alter the disputed Status of Indian Held Kashmir (IHK) through repeal and revocation of Articles 370 and 35A of its Constitution, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Key observations of the…

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National Assembly Leaves Entire Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, August 5, 2019: The National Assembly did not address its agenda on Monday and was adjourned after summoning of joint session of Parliament by the President to review the tense situation in Indian-occupied Kashmir and along the Line of Control, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations…

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Lack of Quorum Mars NA Proceedings

ISLAMABAD, August 2, 2019: The National Assembly was adjourned without addressing the regular business due to lack of quorum on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of the 13th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for 40 minutes.…

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National Assembly Leaves 90 Percent Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, August 1, 2019: The National Assembly left 90 percent of its agenda unaddressed on Thursday and referred seven private members’ bills to the relevant standing committees after their introduction, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the 13th session:  Members’…

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Treasury-Opposition Confrontation Leads to Adjournment of NA Sitting

ISLAMABAD, July 29, 2019: The National Assembly did not take up its 87 percent agenda amid verbal clashes between treasury and opposition lawmakers in the House on Monday, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 13th session:  Members’ Participation…

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Requisitioned NA Session Skips Agenda, Discusses Political and Economic Issues

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, July 16, 2019: The National Assembly did not take up its scheduled business on Tuesday and discussed the issues concerning accountability and economy, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first and only sitting of the 12th session:  Members’ Participation The…

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NA Budget Session Concludes after PM Speech

ISLAMABAD, June 29, 2019: The Budget Session of National Assembly concluded here on Saturday after speech of Prime Minister in the absence of opposition and approval of 107 Supplementary Demands for Grants for the fiscal year 2018-19, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during…

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NA Passes Finance Bill amid Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, June 28, 2019: The National Assembly passed the Finance Bill, 2019 on Friday amidst protest of the opposition parties, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 15th sitting of the 11th NA session: Members’ Participation The House met for eight hours and eight minutes; however, it took…

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NA Approves Demands for Grants Relating to Various Divisions

ISLAMABAD, June 27, 2019: The National Assembly approved Demands for Grants on Thursday for fiscal year 2019-20 mainly related to Interior, Defence, Law and Justice,  Power and Petroleum divisions, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 14th sitting of the 11th NA session: Members’ Participation The House…

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