President Arif Alvi will be addressing the joint sitting of parliament on Sept 13. This will be the initiation of the fourth parliamentary year of the present National Assembly. The decision to conduct the joint sitting was made at a meeting between the Adviser to the Prime Minister on Parliamentary Affairs Babar Awan and National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser.
In the meeting, the new calendar for the fourth parliamentary year was also reviewed. The meeting was attended by the federal Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar, Federal Minister for Inter-Provincial Coordination, and former NA speaker Dr Fehmida Mirza.