Islamabad: Sardar Muhammad Sadiq, Speaker AJ and K Legislative Assembly called on Dr. Fehmida Mirza, Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan in Parliament House, today. Both the Speakers discussed issues pertaining to enhancing cooperation between the both the Legislative bodies.
Dr. Fehmida Mirza felicitated Sardar Muhammad Sadiq on his assuming the highest pedestal in the AJK Assembly and wished him success during the constitutional term. She assured her all-out support to the Speaker AJK legislative matter, library, research and for the capacity building of Members of the Legislature and its staff through Pakistan Institute of Parliamentary Services (PIPS).
Sardar Muhammad Sadiq, Speaker AJK thanked Madam Speaker for her good wishes and support in discharge of his constitutional responsibilities. He said that AJK Legislative Assembly would certainly benefit from the PIPS facility. He extended invitation to Madam Speaker to visit AJ and K.
Establishment of Women Caucus in AJK Assembly also came under discussion. Both the Speaker agreed for gender parity so that women could actively contribute and participation in national affairs. Dr. Fehmida Mirza assured her support and assistance for establishment of Women Caucus in AJK Assembly.
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Karamat Hussain Niazi
National Assembly of Pakistan
Parliament House, Islamabad
Tel: +9251 922 1082 -83
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