Islamabad, November 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):The National Assembly Standing Committee on Inter Provincial Coordination (IPC) met today at 11:00 AM in Committee Room No. 7, Parliament House, Islamabad under the Chairmanship of Mr. Nawab Sher, MNA. The meeting started with the recitation from the Holy Quran. Chairman Standing Committee welcomed Members of the Committee and other Participants.
The Committee unanimously passed a resolution in which the Committee congratulated and appreciated Pakistan Cricket Team and Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on the outstanding performance and consecutively winning four matches in T-20 World Cup and especially defeating India and getting a historical Victory and hoped for such kind of victories and successes in future and pride for the nation.
The Committee also prayed for the team for victory in final and to win the World Cup as well. The Secretary M/o Inter Provincial Coordination (IPC) briefed the Committee on the implementation status of the previous recommendations of the Committee. While discussing the prevention of Offences in Sports Bill, 2020 moved by Mr. Iqbal Muhammad Ali Khan, MNA the Committee recommended that the mover (Mr. Iqbal Muhammad Ali Khan, MNA) and concerned officials from the Ministry of IPC and Ministry of Law and Justice will meet and discuss the matter to resolve the issue.
The Committee also considered Question No. 145 moved by Dr. Mahreen Razzaq Bhutto, MNA. After thorough deliberations, the Committee showed its displeasure on not providing complete information on the subject and recommended that the representative of Pakistan Cricket Board must come with complete information and with full preparation in the next meeting of the Committee.
The Committee also was briefed by the representative of Pakistan Badminton Federation (PBF). The Committee also showed its displeasure on not providing the specific information and recommended to come in the next meeting with full preparation and information. While considering agenda item No 7, the Committee showed displeasure on not attending the meeting by the President and Secretary General, Pakistan Athletic Association (PAA) and directed that one of them must attend the next meeting to brief the Committee.
The meeting was attended by MNAs: Mr. Khurram Shahzad, Mr. Mehboob Shah, Mr. Gul Dad Khan, Mr. Gul Zafar Khan, Haji Imtiaz Ahmed Chaudhary, Ms. Robina Jamil, Ms. Munawara Bibi Baloch, Mst. Shaheen Naz Saifullah, Mr. Fakhar Zaman, Mr. Iqbal Muhammad Ali Khan, Syeda Nosheen Iftikhar, Ch. Zulfiqar Ali Bhinder, Mr. Muhammad Afzal Khohar, Mr. Rasheed Ahmad Khan, Mr. Zulfiqar Ali Behan, Ms. Shahida Rehmani, Ms. Nasiba Channa, and Syed Faiz ul Hassan, Dr. Mahreen Razzaq Bhutto, MNA/Mover and Officers/Officials of the Ministry and its attached Departments.
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