School of Integrated Social Sciences (SISS) was invited to attend a session of the National Assembly of Pakistan on March 15, 2018. Deputy speaker of the Assembly, Mr. Murtaza Javed Abbasi acknowledged the presence of the faculty members and students.
The first session in progress was on the Regulation of Generation, Transmission and Distribution of Electric Power (Amendment) Bill, 2018. Representatives of different political parties in the House discussed different clauses of the bill and expressed their reservations on certain clauses of the Bill. State Minister for Power Division, Abid Sher Ali presented the Bill and his arguments to other members in the house. Karachi Steel Mill employees’ problem was also discussed in the house.
SISS students and staff had a wonderful experience of directly observing the proceedings of the National Assembly. Students expressed excitement on seeing their favorite members of the National Assembly.