Senate Passes Pro-Kashmir Resolution The Express Tribune
The Senate on Monday unanimously passed a resolution by parliamentary leader Sheri Rahman of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) to express solidarity with the people, with Indians illegally occupying Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK). Was done.
The House met with Senate President Sadiq Sanjrani. The Chairman referred the Federal Public Service Commission Amendment Bill 2020 to the Standing Committee concerned. The bill deals with administering oaths to the advisors of the government.
The Constitutional Amendment Bill 2020 was introduced in the House. However, the opposition – PML-N and PPP – opposed the proposal of Treasury member Faisal Javed to introduce the PEMRA Amendment Bill 2020.
Senator Parvez Rashid of PML-N said that freedom of expression is being stigmatized through legislation. “Institutions will be regulated. We object to the bill, ”he said. Raza Rabbani also opposed the bill.
Information Minister Shibli Faraz said he would ask the opposition why he was silent when he violated Article 19 of the Constitution during the opposition’s rally in Quetta on Sunday. During the speech, Maulana Ataur Rahman pointed out the lack of quorum. The session was postponed until Thursday.