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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:02:00 PM: Rules of Procedure and Privileges at Constitution Room (Committee Room No.5) |

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Speaker & Deputy Speaker National Assembly extend felicitations & prayers to Saudi leadership & the people on the occasion of the 92nd National Day of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Thursday, 22nd September, 2022

Speaker Raja Pervaiz Ashraf in his message congratulated the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, Crown Prince Deputy Prime Minister/Defense Minister Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, Chairman of the Shura Council Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammad bin Ibrahim Al-Sheikh, Royal Family and the Saudi people on the 92nd National Day.

Speaker remarked Saudi Arabia is moving ahead of time when it comes to progress, prosperity and welfare of its people under the visionary and farsighted leadership of the Kingdom.
He further asserted that Pakistan always cherished its brotherly ties with the Kingdom. Both the countries always supported and stood side by side through thick & thin.

Speaker further said that humanitarian assistance extended by the Kingdom and the people to flood-ravaged Pakistanis in the wake of devastating floods was highly appreciable and reflected the love and affection of the brotherly people of the country. He also emphasized regular high-level exchanges between the parliaments of the two countries as it would further cement the bond of friendship and open new avenues of cooperation in all fields of mutual interest.

On this occasion, Deputy Speaker Zahid Akram Durrani extended felicitations to the Saudi leadership & the people of Saudi Arabia. He remarked that Pakistan and Saudi Arabia are tied in deep-rooted bonds of faith, culture, and history. He said that the Parliaments of both countries can play a vital role in strengthening bilateral ties and bringing both countries closer. He thanked the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for expressing solidarity with the people of Pakistan in these difficult times and for assistance to flood-affected people.