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Both Houses have been summoned to assemble together on Thursday, the 4th June, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in the Parliament House, Islamabad. | The National Assembly has been summoned to meet on Friday, the 5th June, 2015 at 4:30 p.m. in the Parliament House, Islamabad. Committee Meetings:10:00 AM: 9th Meeting of the Sub-Committee-I of the PAC (Re-Revised) at Committee Room No. 2 | 10:00 AM: Defence Production (Cancelled) at Committe Room No.7 | 10:00 AM: Rules of Procedure and Privileges (Revised) at PIPS, Islamabad | 10:00 AM: Cabinet Secretariat at Constitution Room | 10:30 AM: Sub-Committee of S.C. on National Food Security and Research at Karachi | 11:00 AM: Commerce (Revised) at Peshawar | 11:00 AM: Sub-Committee of S.C. on Railways at Committee Room No.7 | 02:30 PM: Defence at Committee Room No. 2 |

Composition

The Parliament of Pakistan, according to the Constitution of 1973, is bicameral. Article 50 of the Constitution clearly states that the Parliament of Pakistan consists of the President and two Houses known as the National Assembly and the Senate.

National Assembly

The National Assembly has a total of 342 members, including 60 seats reserved for women and 10 for non-Muslims, as per Article 51. The seats in the National Assembly are allocated to each Province, the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and the Federal Capital on the basis of population, as officially published in the last preceding census. The present allocation of seats is as under:

Punjab Sindh Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Balochistan FATA Federal Capital Total

General

148 61 35 14 12 2 272

Women

35 14 8 3 0 0 60

Non-Muslims

-- -- -- -- -- -- 10

Total

183 75 43 17 12 2 342

 

Current Status

Below table shows current status of seats in the National Assembly on which oath is taken by the member. This number can be different from original allocation of seats if some seats are vacant or oath is not taken.

  Punjab Sindh Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Balochistan FATA Federal Capital Total

General

145 60 36 14 11 2 268

Women

35 14 8 3 0 0 60

Non-Muslims

-- -- -- -- -- -- 10

Total

180 74 44 17 11 2 338

 

Province-wise Distribution

*On basis of currently active seats



Punjab



Sindh



Khyber Pakhtunkhwa



Balochistan



Fata