The Senate Standing Committee on Human Rights on Wednesday expressed strong displeasure over the absence of Lahore Capital City Police Officer (CCPO) Umar Shaikh from the committee’s meeting.
Senate Standing Committee on Interior has sought a report from Lahore Capital City Police Officer (CCPO) Umar Shaikh in motorway gang-rape case.
The chairman of the committee recommended the federal government to immediately release funds worth Rs21 billion for the Higher Education Commission (HEC).
'Sohail Ayaz used to intoxicate children through Hash and Ice'
Senate Standing Committee on States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) was informed that on the special directions of Prime Minister Imran Khan, Rs.41 bn were released for the uplift of newly merged tribal districts with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) in April.
The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) officials said in 2007 there was no power plant which would get money without functioning.
The Senate body recommended this for erstwhile FATA farmers as the area had been under civil war and no agricultural produce had been obtained.
Underscoring the need for a mass awareness drive on plastic pollution, Senator Sherry Rehman demanded of the government to make all the public offices plastic free.
'700 suspects have been arrested in three months from drug manufacturing companies involved in the illicit business'
Senator Nauman Wazir Khattak, has said that Lakhra coal power plant can generate electricity at a cost of Rs4.75 per unit.