Pakistan National Assembly passes resolution to extend PPO

The National Assembly on Wednesday adopted a resolution extending the Protection of Pakistan Ordinance 2014 for another 120 days.

The resolution was moved by Minister for Science and Technology Zahid Hamid.

The minister said it is very important bill for the defence and security of the country and the prime minister has given directions to get it passed through consensus.

Muttahida Qaumi Movement’s Rashid Godail said the PPO was only being implemented in Karachi and that too against his party. — Online

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