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Bill To Amend Services Act To Be Presented Today In NA

ISLAMABAD: A bill to amend services act will be tabled in the National Assembly today (Tuesday).

All three bills to amend Pakistan Army Act are on today’s agenda of the NA session.

Earlier, the National Assembly Standing Committee on Defence unanimously approved the three bills concerning tenures of the services chiefs and the chairman of joint chiefs of staff committee, Defence Minister Pervez Khattak confirmed on Monday.

“The amendments were passed unanimously by the body. I congratulate the entire country and the opposition parties,” the minister said, adding that these bills will now be put up for voting in the NA today.

Responding to a journalist’s question, Khattak said all political parties were on the same page regarding the matter.