Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq called on President-elect Mr. Mamnoon Hussain here on Sunday.
Various issues of national importance and concerning parliament came under discussion. The President-elect said that it is heartening to see that present parliament consists of progressive forces and had unanimity of views on major national issues. He said that all the political parties should work together for betterment of the masses and safeguard the nascent democracy in the country. He praised the Speaker for conducting the proceeding of the House effectively.
Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq thanked the President-elect for his remarks. He said that peaceful transition of power from one elected government to another was a landmark achievement of the democratic forces in the country. He was confident that political parties would bring all the issues of national importance in the parliament for discussion thereon and policy formulation for the Executive. He apprised the President-elect about the constitution of Standing Committees and proceedings of the House during 4th Session of the National Assembly.