Punjab govt launches first online database of laws in Pakistan


LAHORE: In a commendable move, the Punjab government has launched the first online database of laws in Pakistan which is accessible to all the internet users.

The database, which is available on the official website of the Punjab Assembly, features all the laws of Punjab. In total, the online database features a total of 570 laws passed by the Punjab government since 1860, the details of which are also accessible to the users.

Moreover, the laws will be regularly updated as soon as the new laws are passed or the previous ones are amended.

Besides an online database of laws, the Punjab government has also introduced a feature to live broadcast the proceedings of the Punjab Assembly when it is in session. The new website, with better aesthetics, also features online archives where a user can access text, audio and video files of the sessions of the assembly.