NA condemns assassination of Maulana Sami-ul-Haq


Islamabad, Nov 06 (TNS): The National Assembly passed a unanimous resolution on Tuesday to condemn assassination of JUI-S Chief Maulana Sami ul Haq.

The resolution, moved by Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Khan, paid rich tribute to Maulana Sami ul Haq for his services in fields of religion,  teaching and politics.

The resolution urged the government to take necessary measures to provide fool proof security to national leadership to avoid any such incidents in future.

The resolution called for tracing the culprits involved in the coldblooded murder of Maulana Samiul Haq and awarding exemplary punishment to them.

Earlier, the House also offered fateha for the departed soul of renowned politician from Azad Jammu and Kashmir and member of AJK Legislative Assembly Sardar Khalid Ibrahim Khan. Maulana Abdul Akbar Chitrali led the fateha.

Meanwhile, four bills were introduced in the House on Tuesday.

These include “The Evacuee Trust Properties (Management and Disposal) (Amendment) bill, 2018”, “The Constitution (Amendment) Bill, 2018 (Articles 51 and 106)”, “The Constitution (Amendment) Bill, 2018 (Article 27)” and “The National Commission on the Status of Women (Amendment) Bill, 2018”.

The House will now meet again on Wednesday at 11 a.m.