Pakistan National Assmebly includes 6 senators in Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir
Speaker Pakistan National Assembly Asad Qaiser has included six senators in Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir in consultation with Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani.
The Speaker included the names of the Senators in Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir in pursuance of Amendment made by National Assembly on March 6, 2019 in the motion adopted on February 21, 2019, under rule 244 (B) of the rules of procedure and conduct of Business in the National Assembly, 2007 and motion adopted by the Senate on 8thMarch, 2019, The Nation reported.
The names of Senators included in the Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir are Mushahidullah Khan, Sherry Rehman, Mir Kabeer Ahmed Muhammad Shahi, Aurangzeb Khan, Mohsin Aziz and Muhammad Ali Khan Saif.
”The functions of the committee will be to monitor human rights violations and atrocities in Jammu and Kashmir and raise these issues as they arise in all necessary forms. It will increase awareness within as well as outside the country about the Kashmir issues,” the report said.
It will also mobilise world opinion in support of the cause of right of self-determination to the people of Jammu and Kashmir as well as the principal stand of Pakistan. The committee will Solicit and provide political, moral and diplomatic support to the people of Jammu and Kashmir in their just struggle for their right of self–determination in accordance with the United Nations resolutions. It will make efforts to monitor and improve the Performance of the organisations working on Kashmir and to provide guidance whenever required.”