NA Committee on Defence meets


ISLAMABAD: A meeting of the National Assembly Standing Committee on Defence held here on Monday at the Parliament House under the Chairmanship of Shaikh Rohale Asghar, MNA.

The Committee discussed the Bill “The Pakistan Army (Second Amendment) Bill, 2015” in detail. The Committee after detailed discussion disapproved the proposed amendments in the said Bill unanimously.

The Committee was also briefed by the Secretary Defence on the recent visit of Chief of Army Staff to Afghanistan. The Committee also discussed the report of the Sub-Committee constituted under the Convenership of Mohammad Ijaz-ul-Haq, MNA and adopted without any change.

The meeting was also attended by Isphanyar M. Bhandara, Ms. Surriya Asghar, Syed Mustafa Mahmood, Nawab Ali Wassan, Dr. Shireen Mehrunnisa Mazari, Sanjay Perwani, Ms. Kishwar Zehra, Mohammad Ijaz-ul-Haq, Mohammad Junaid Anwar Chaudhry, Lt Col (r) Ghulam Rasul Sahi, Saeed Ahmed Khan Manais and Malik Mohammad Amir Dogar. Ms. Shahida Akhtar Ali (mover) MNAs and officials of the Ministry.