Two MPAs take oath in Sindh Assembly

KARACHI: Two MPAs took oath in Sindh Assembly here on Thursday; however, the speaker adjourning the sitting to tomorrow to pay respect to a sitting MPA who died recently.

According to details, Sindh Assembly met here one hour and 36 minutes late than its scheduled time of 10am with speaker Siraj Durrani in chair.

However, MQM lawmakers attended the House, ending their boycott, and the speaker greeted them.

New elected MPA of PPPP Noor Ahmed Bhurgari and PML-F MPA Jam Madad Ali Khan, restored by the Supreme Court of Pakistan, took oath. Speaker administered the oath.

The speaker announced the Panel of four chairman: Sardar Ahmed (MQM), Syed Murad Ali Shah (PPPP), Khursheed Ahmed Junejo (PPPP), and Mahtab Akbar Rashdi (PML-F).

Senior minister for education Nisar Ahmed Khuhro tabled a motion that the House may be adjourned to pay respect to the sitting MPA Jameel Ahmed Bhurgari who has passed away recently. The House adopted the motion unanimously, and the speaker adjourned the House till Friday, December 11, 2015 at 10:00am.

Leaders of the House and Opposition also attended the session.