Abb Takk News

Military courts: NA to discuss constitutional amendments today

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly resumes its session at Parliament House in Islamabad this afternoon to continue discussion on constitutional amendment for speedy trial of terrorists.

The House is likely to pass the Constitution (Twenty-first Amendment) bill 2015 and Pakistan Army (Amendment) bill 2015 to amend the Army Act 1952.

The bills are aimed at speedy trial of offences relating to terrorism, waging of war against Pakistan and prevention of acts threatening the security of the country.

The Senate will also resume its session in Islamabad this afternoon after two-day break to discuss issues of national importance.