NA: (NA Business Advisory Committee meets)

ISLAMABAD: The House Business Advisory Committee of the National Assembly met here in Parliament House on Friday with Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq in the Chair to discuss the business for the 28th Session of the National Assembly.

After discussion, it was decided that the Session of the National Assembly will continue till January 15, 2016. It was further decided that from Monday 4th January 2016, National Assembly would take up Question Hour, Calling Attention Notices and discuss address of the President of Pakistan to both Houses assembled together on 4thJune, 2015 apart from other legislative business during the current session.

The Committee also offered Fateha for the departed soul of mother of Mr. Qamar Sohail Lodhi, Additional Secretary (Legis) National Assembly Secretariat.

The meeting was attended by Mr. Zahid Hamid, Minister for Climate Change, Rana Tanveer Hussain, Minister for Defence Production, Ch. Mohammad Barjees Tahir, Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan, Mian Riaz Hussain Pirzada, Minister for Inter-Provincial Coordination, Sheikh Aftab Ahmed, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs/Chief Whip of the Pakistan Muslim League (N), Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhary, Minister of State for Capital Administration and Development, MNAs; Syed Naveed Qamar, Dr. Shireen Mehrunnisa Mazari, Mr. Ghulam Sarwar Khan, Mr. Iqbal Mohammad Ali Khan and Sheikh Salahuddin.

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