ISLAMABAD: Caretaker Prime Minister Justice (r) Nasirul Mulk on Thursday forwarded a summary summoning the next session of the National Assembly (NA) on August 13.
According to the PM’s spokesperson, a summary of the notification has been sent to President Mamnoon Hussain whereas, a formal notification for the NA session will be issued before the day’s working hours end.
Newly elected NA members will take an oath of their respective offices on the first day of the session. Afterwards, elections for speaker, deputy speaker and leader of the house will be held.
According to the law, the NA session is to be called before August 15; however, the session cannot be summoned unless a notification has been issued by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP).