A invoice to carry the twenty sixth modification to the Structure, to pave the way in which for open balloting in Senate elections, was offered on Wednesday amid a loud Nationwide Meeting session.
The members of parliament belonging to the Opposition benches protested loudly, stopping Minister for Legislation Farogh Naseem from studying out the contents of the invoice. Speaker Asad Qaiser, consequently, referred to as for a recess.
Amid the ruckus, PML-N Secretary-Common Ahsan Iqbal accused the speaker of being biased and never letting the Opposition converse. He mentioned a speaker isn’t imagined to favour any occasion.
“It seems the Opposition has been labelled pariahs in the parliament,” he remarked.
Iqbal additionally accused the Nationwide Accountability Bureau of gunning for “revenge” towards the Opposition, saying outstanding members are all in jail.
The Opposition’s loud protests gained momentum throughout Minister for Communications and Postal Companies Murad Saeed’s tackle.
Saeed, referring to the PML-N, mentioned: “Their leader is sitting in London and poisoning people’s ears against the state.”
Referring to the continued protest by Metal Mills staff because the asset is ready to be privatised, mentioned that had it been performing properly then “their foreign minister would not have offered PIA along with Steel Mills for free”.
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