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Majlis-e-Shoora (Parliament) has been summoned to meet on Thursday, the 2nd June, 2016 at 11.00 a.m. in the Parliament House, Islamabad || The National Assembly has been summoned to meet on Friday, the 3rd June, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. in the Parliament House, Islamabad | Committee Meetings:10:00 AM: Science and Technology at Committee Room of Pakistan Council for Science and Technology | 10:30 AM: Interior and Narcotics Control (Cancelled) at Committee Room No.7 | 10:30 AM: Human Rights at Committee Room No.7 | 11:00 AM: Communications at Regional Office, National Highway Authority, Gilgit | 11:00 AM: 3rd Meeting of the Parliamentary Committee on Panama Papers etc. at Constitution Room | 02:00 PM: Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage at Committee Room No.7 | 02:30 PM: Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development at Committee Room of Overseas Pakistanis Foundation | 03:00 PM: National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination (Cancelled) at Committee Room of M/o National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination |

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

147 61 35 14 11 2 270

Women

35 14 8 3 0 0 60

Non-Muslims

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

Total

182 75 43 17 11 2 340

 

Province-wise Distribution

*On basis of currently active seats



Punjab



Sindh



Khyber Pakhtunkhwa



Balochistan



Fata