Senate body on law for increasing seats in Balochistan assembly from 65 to 80
ISLAMABAD: Senate Standing Committee on Law and Justice has given approval to increase the number of seats in Provincial Assembly of Balochistan from 65 to 80 while it unanimously rejected to increase Balochistan’s seats in the National Assembly.
Senate Standing Committee on Law and Justice Chairman Senator Javed Abbassi presented the report on the Constitution Amendment Bill, 2019 (Amendment of Article 51 and 106) in the Senate which recommended to increase the number of seats in Balochistan assembly.
It is to mention that this private members’ bill was referred to the committee on September 2, 2019 after introduction in the House. - APP