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The National Assembly Session has been prorogued on Monday, the 15th August, 2022 |In exercise of the powers conferred by proviso to rule 4 of the Parliament (Joint Sittings) Rules, 1973, the Hon. Speaker has been pleased to call a Joint Sitting on Thursday, the 20th October, 2022 at 4.00 p.m, instead of Thursday, the 22nd September, 2022 at 4.00 p.m. in the Parliament House, Islamabad. Committee Meetings:11:00 AM: 21st meeting of the SC on Housing and Works at Committee Room No.7, 4th floor Parliament House | 11:30 AM: 44th meeting of the SC on Interior at Constitution Room (Old Committee Room No.5) Parliament House | 11:30 AM: Economic Affairs Division at EAD, 3rd Floor, C-Block, Pak-Sectt, Islamabad | 01:30 PM: 146th meeting of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) at Committee Room No.5 |

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Speaker National Assembly and Deputy Speaker extend felicitation on the holy eve of Hajj and Eid-al-Adha
Saturday, 9th July, 2022

Islamabad: 9th July 2022; Speaker National Assembly Raja Pervaiz Ashraf and Deputy Speaker Zahid Akram Durani felicitated the Nation and whole Muslim Ummah on the auspicious occasion of Eid-al-Adha. While congratulating the Muslims who embarked on Hajj journey this year, they said that we must be  thankful to Allah for the blessing of Hajj resumption this year after the Covid-19 Pandemic and travel restrictions.

Speaker Raja Pervaiz Ashraf said that Eid-al-Adha reflects  the values of sacrifice, compassion and happiness for us; however the true joy relates with taking care of the needy and to include them in our happiness. He said that our deeds should help to smooth the social grievances and promote the spirit of sacrifice, mutual harmony and brotherhood. “We can provide a strong foundation for the establishment of a welfare Islamic society to support our needy segment of society. Let us renew our pledge and pray for the prosperity and development of entire Muslim Ummah," he said.He prayed to Allah Almighty to strengthen the National leadership to lead the country on the path of progress and development.

On this occasion, Deputy Speaker Zahid Akram Durrani stated that Eid-al-Adha not only brings joy, happiness in our lives, but also teaches us to remember the true spirit of obligation and selflessness. He said that today is the day of prostration and thanks to Allah Almighty for this blissful offering. "We need to move forward together for the economic development and prosperity of the country by shunning our mutual differences,"he added.