Islamabad, 12th February,(APP): Meeting for the election of the Chairman of the Standing Committee on National Food Security and Research was held today at Parliament House.
The meeting commenced with recitation from the Holy Quran. The Special Secretary, National Assembly Secretariat welcomed the Honorable Members and briefed them about the procedure for election of the Chairman.
Ch. Muhammad Ashraf, MNA/Member of the Standing Committee on Parliamentary Affairs proposed the name of Rao Muhammad Ajmal Khan, MNA/Member as Chairman of the Standing Committee on Parliamentary Affairs which was seconded by Choudhary Faqir Ahmed, MNA/Member. Accordingly Rao Muhammad Ajmal Khan, MNA/Member was unanimously elected as Chairman of the Standing Committee on Parliamentary Affairs
The Special Secretary congratulated the newly elected Chairman on behalf of the Honorable Speaker and Secretary, National Assembly Secretariat. He also assured them of full support of the Secretariat for effective and efficient functioning of the Committees under the supervision of the Honorable Speaker. Chief Whip also congratulated him on being elected as Chairman, Standing Committee.
All the Members congratulated him being the Chairman, Standing Committee and assured to support the Committee beyond their parties affiliation.
Hon. Members/MNAs Mr.Shaukat Ali, Rai Muhammad Murtaza Iqbal, Mr. Zahoor Hussain Qureshi, Mr. Ahmed Hussain Deharr, Makhdoom Zain Hussain Qureshi, Dr.Nausheen Hamid, Rao Muhammad Ajmal Khan, Mr.Ahmed Raza Maneka, Chaudry Muhammad Ashraf, Choudhary Faqir Ahmad, Ms.Shahnaz Saleem Malik, Syed Javed Ali Shah Jillani, Syed Ayaz Ali Shah Sherazi, and Chief Whip, Malik Muhammad Amir Dogar, attended the meeting.