Last Updated On: 25th March 2019, 05:17 PM
Home | Feedback | Advertisments | Careers | Downloads | Useful Links | FAQs | Contact Us 
The National Assembly Session has been prorogued on Wednesday, the 6th March, 2019 |
  Share Print

Press Release

Chairman Kashmir Committee call on President of the House of Representatives of the Kingdom of Morocco - March 13, 2019

Islamabad, March 13, 2019: The Pakistan Parliamentary delegation led by Syed Fakhar Imam, Member National Assembly/Chairman National Assembly Kashmir Committee called on the President of the House of Representatives of the Kingdom of Morocco Habib Al Maliki on sidelines of the 14th Session of PUIC and its related meetings, message received from Morocco.

During the meeting, head of Pakistan’s Parliamentary delegation conveyed that the Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan was expected to attend this august gathering hosted by the brotherly Kingdom of Morocco but due to important business in the House, the Speaker National Assembly on his behalf nominated delegation to represent Pakistan. On behalf of the Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan, head of Pakistani delegation verbally invited the President of the House of Representatives of Kingdom of Morocco to visit Pakistan.  He also stressed upon taking concrete steps for promotion of bilateral parliamentary relations and exchanges of visits of Parliamentarians from Pakistan and Morocco. He also informed that Pakistan-Morocco Parliamentary Friendship Group has been reactivated by the Speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan.

On behalf of the National Assembly of Pakistan and behalf of delegation, Syed Fakhar Imam expressed his gratitude to the President of the House of Representatives for extending generous hospitality during the stay in Rabat and also stated that Pakistan attaches great importance to its relations with the brotherly Kingdom of Morocco, a country held in high esteem by the people of Pakistan.Ms. NaureenFarooq, MNA, RanaQasim Noon, MNA and Mr. Ahsan Iqbal Chaudhury also attended the meeting.

He informed the Moroccan Speaker on recent wave of tensions between Pakistan and India. He stated that Pakistan is a peaceful and sovereign country and is desirous of having good relations with all its neighbouring countries.Pakistan would not tolerate any violation of its territorial integrity and reserves the right of self-defence.India’s allegations of Pakistan’s involvement in the recent Pulwama attack on Indian forces in Indian occupied Kashmir are baseless.He also apprised the President of the House of Representatives about latest situation in Jammu & Kashmir and brutalities committed by the Indian forces. Last three years remained very hard for the innocent civilians of the Jammu and Kashmir. Resistance and Martyrdoms of Mr. BurhanWani and most recent a suicide attack by Adil Ahmad Dar at Pulwama is the result of illegal occupation of Indian occupied Kashmir and  abuses range from the mass extra-judicial killings of hundreds of thousands people, forced disappearances ending up for women being half-widows, torture, rape and sexual abuse to political repression and suppression of freedom of speech. He said PUIC and Moroccan government must play its role in resolving issue of Kashmir.

President of the House of Representatives of the Kingdom of Morocco has expressed his gratitude to the delegates of the Pakistan’s Parliamentary delegation for visiting Rabat and said he and his country is happy to receive the brothers from Pakistan. He also thanked for invitation for visit to Pakistan. He ensured that he will play his role for enhancement of friendship and parliamentary exchanges between Pakistan and Kingdom of Morocco. He also wished the delegates best for stay in Rabat.

Syed Fakhar Imam, MNA elected unanimously as Chairman of the Special Committee on Kashmir - March 1, 2019

      Islamabad, 1st March, 2019; Meeting for the election of Chairman of the Special Committee on Kashmir was held on Friday, the 1st March, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. in Committee Room No.2, Parliament House, Islamabad.

2.         The meeting commenced with recitation from the Holy Quran. The Special Secretary, National Assembly Secretariat, welcomed the Hon. Members and apprised them about the agenda and procedure for election of Chairman.

3.         Later on, the proceeding of the election of the Chairman was started. Consequently, Sheikh Rohale Asghar, MNA proposed the name of Syed Fakhar Imam, MNA and seconded by Mr. Muhammad Amjad Farooq Khan Khosa, MNA. Accordingly Syed Fakhar Imam, MNA/Member was unanimously elected as Chairman of the Special Committee on Kashmir.

4.         The Special Secretary congratulated the newly elected Chairman on behalf of the Honourable Speaker and Secretary, National Assembly Secretariat. He also assured them of full support of the Secretariat for effective and efficient functioning of the Committees under the supervision of the Honourable Speaker. The Hon. Members of the Committee one by one congratulated and expressed their full confidence and cooperation to the newly elected Chairman and the Chairman also reciprocated them for giving their vote and support.

5.         The meeting was attended by the Hon. Members/MNAs Ms. Nuzhat Pathan, Mr. Aurangzeb Khan Khichi, Ms. Sobia Kamal Khan, Mr. Muhammad Amjad Farooq Khan Khosa, Syed Fakhar Imam, Ms. Ghazala Saifi, Ms. Uzma Riaz, Ms. Naureen Farooq Ibrahim Khan, Ms. Kiran Imran Dar, Sheikh Rohale Asghar, Chaudhry Abid Raza, Syed Mehmood Shah, Nawabzada Iftakhar Ahmed Khan Babar. In Addition, Honourable Chief Whip PTI, Malik Aamir Doghar, MNA was also present in the meeting.

find your mna

Find out the name and contact details of your MNA.
Search by: Constituency, Alphabetical and Party wise.

today in national assembly

No agenda is for today!