List of Business
PROVINCIAL ASSEMBLY OF THE PUNJAB
LIST OF BUSINESS
THE SITTING OF THE ASSEMBLY TO BE HELD ON THURSDAY
16 JULY 2020 AT 2:00 P.M.
Tilawat and Naat
HIGHER EDUCATION DEPARTMENT
to be asked and answers given
CALL ATTENTION NOTICES
Call Attention Notices, entered in the separate list,
to be asked and oral answers given
DISCUSSION ON PRICE CONTROL
A MINISTER to move for General Discussion on Price Control.
LAHORE: MUHAMMAD KHAN BHATTI
15 July 2020 Secretary
Summary of Proceedings
Summary of the Proceedings
Thursday, July 16, 2020
Started at 03:17 p.m.
with a recitation from the Holy Qur’an and its Urdu translation followed by Naat-e-Rasool-e-Maqbool ﷺ.
In Chair Mian Shafi Muhammad, Chairman
Questions relating to Higher Education Department were asked and answered by Mr. Yasir Humayun, the concerned Minister.
Call Attention Notices
Two Call Attention Notices were taken up. The Notice of Mr Muhammad Arshad Malik regarding murder of two people due to firing by armed persons within the premises of Kahna near Gajumatta and the second Notice of Mr Muhammad Abdullah Warraich regarding murder of two people including one Police Head Constable Mr Kashif due to firing by motorcyclist within the premises of Harbanspura Lahore, were kept pending.
Five Adjournment Motions were taken up. The Motion of Ms. Hina Pervaiz Butt moved on 27-11-2019 regarding non-payment of scholarships to the students by the Punjab Education Endowment Fund due to its financial implications and the second Motion of Ms. Zainab Umair moved on 26-12-2019 regarding appointment of legal consultants on merit in all the Departments of Punjab with the permission of Law Department and to amend Punjab Rules of Business, 2011 for the purpose, were disposed of after replied by the concerned Minister. The Motion of Syed Ali Haider Gilani moved on 24-12-2019 regarding political victimization of Rana Sajjad, a candidate of MPA of Pakistan Peoples Party from Multan against whom illegal FIRs and a case of MPO-3 have been lodged by the Government so that he could not get bail for a certain period and the second Motion moved by Ms. Khadija Umer regarding provision of house or plot to the employees of Punjab Government after retirement and the third Motion moved by Ms Shazia Abid regarding non-payment of death benefits to the widow of Mr Gulzar Ahmad (Late) employee of Local Government & Community Development Department, Tehsil Athara Hazari, District Jhang, due to the negligence and careless attitude of the said Department and induction of one of her daughter in the Department in terms of Rule 17-A of Punjab Civil Servants (Appointment & Conditions of Service) Rules 1974 were kept pending because the concerned Minister/Parliamentary Secretary were not present.
General Discussion on Price Control was initiated and concluded by Mian Muhammad Aslam Iqbal, Minister for Industries, Commerce & Investment. Ms Saba Sadiq, Ms Rashida Khanam, Syed Hassan Murtaza, Ms Uzma Kardar, Mr Bilal Yaseen, Ms Aysha Iqbal and Syeda Zahra Naqvi participated in the discussion.
The House was then adjourned at 06:20 p.m. to meet on Friday, July 17, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.