Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) Archives - AsiaNet-Pakistan

Tag: Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN)

Low Attendance 7th Sitting Continues Debate on Budget

[ 0 ] June 11, 2011 | Misc., Official News

Islamabad: The National Assembly met for two hours and 51 minutes during the 7th sitting of the ongoing budget session. The sitting witnessed low attendance of Members, with only 32 Members present at the outset of the sitting, while 24 were present when the sitting was adjourned. The quorum was visibly lacking at various stages of the sitting, but it was not pointed out by any the Members. The Members continued to debate on the budgetary proposals, and 90% of […]

Read More

Low Member Attendance in Ongoing Budget Session

Islamabad: The National Assembly met for four hours and 26 minutes during the 5th sitting of the ongoing budget session. The sitting witnessed low attendance of Members, with only 12% Members present at the outset of the sitting and 8% present when the sitting was adjourned. The Members continued to debate on the budgetary proposals, and 63% of the fifth sitting time was taken up by the debate. Eleven Members – three each of the PPPP and PMLN, two each […]

Read More