Islamabad (September 15, 2017): Chairman Senate Raza Rabbani on Friday adjourned Senate session over absence of federal ministers from the house.
Senate session was held here with Chairman Raza Rabbani in the chair. The house resumed Question Hours. When a question about Ministry of Communication came up, it was revealed that the concerned minister was not present in the house.
A call attention notice by a Senator was also on the agenda. When the item came up, Minister for Capital Administration and Development Division was not present in the house to respond t the notice regarding private schools.This angered the Chairman Senate who adjourned the house with the ruling “Unit the Minister for CADD does not grace the house with his presence, the house proceeding is adjourned,”
Earlier, the house was informed that the government was making all out efforts to promote sports to involve more youth in the country.Responding to a question, during Question Hour, Minister for Inter Provincial Coordination Riaz Hussain Pirzada said inter-university level sports competitions were being encouraged.
To another question, the Minister said entire Pakistan has been divided in 16 regions to promote domestic cricket in the country.Riaz Hussain Pirzada said regional cricket associations are responsible to promote, develop, regulate and maintain general control of cricket in their respective regions.