WhatsApp Logo Subscribe
For News Alert

News

Objection raised to MNA Sadaf Ehsan’s oath-taking

By News Desk

April 19, 2024 02:07 PM


Objection raised to MNA Sadaf Ehsan’s oath-taking

NA Speaker Ayaz Khan declines to shake hands with MNA Sadaf Ehsan

Twitter Share Facebook Share WhatsApp Share

There was a commotion in the National Assembly session on Friday after Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) legislator Noor Alam Khan protested the oath-taking of female lawmaker Sadaf Ehsan, citing party disassociation, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq clarified that the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) had issued a notification following which the oath was being taken.

Noor Alam argued that Sadaf is not member of the JUI so she cannot be sworn in, saying his party had already denotified her. He said the speaker is doing an illegal and unconstitutional act by administering her oath.

Subsequently, Noor Alam Khan raised a quorum issue, which was found complete upon counting.

Sadaf Ehsan along with Zahoor Hussain Qureshi took oath as members of the National Assembly on Friday. The speaker administered the oath to the newly elected representatives.

However, the speaker declined to shake hands with Sadaf Ehsan after she signed the roll.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sL6C7VEzM2M

Reporter Usman Khan


News Desk


Most Read

  1. Hania Aamir and Zaviyar Nauman's Nikkah glam gives ‘heart attack’ to many Hania Aamir and Zaviyar Nauman's Nikkah glam gives ‘heart attack’ to many
  2. Guard shoots dead his employer in Lahore’s Ghalib Market Guard shoots dead his employer in Lahore’s Ghalib Market
  3. Bomb blast kills two labourers in Kot Addu scrap godown Bomb blast kills two labourers in Kot Addu scrap godown
  4. Ex-CJP Saqib Nisar uses influence for grandson at Aitchison College Ex-CJP Saqib Nisar uses influence for grandson at Aitchison College
  5. Abdu Rozik postpones his wedding with Amira, for what reason? Abdu Rozik postpones his wedding with Amira, for what reason?
  6. Woman hit by car in Lahore's Askari XI breathes her last Woman hit by car in Lahore's Askari XI breathes her last

Opinion

  1. An Unmissable Opportunity: The Time for Modi and Islamabad leadership to Resume Bilateral Dialogue is Now!
    An Unmissable Opportunity: The Time for Modi and Islamabad leadership to Resume Bilateral Dialogue is Now!

    By Sudheendra Kulkarni

  2. Premier Shehbaz and Chinese model
    Premier Shehbaz and Chinese model

    By Naveed Aman Khan

  3. Modi's myth broken, yet in power
    Modi's myth broken, yet in power

    By Naveed Aman Khan

  4. Xi, Shehbaz and CPEC phase - 2
    Xi, Shehbaz and CPEC phase - 2

    By Naveed Aman Khan

  5. Pakistan's UNSC Triumph: A New Era
    Pakistan's UNSC Triumph: A New Era

    By Dr Asif Channer

  6. Shehbaz, Deng, Xi and transformation
    Shehbaz, Deng, Xi and transformation

    By Naveed Aman Khan