National Assembly Pakistan Information

National Assembly is the elected assembly of Pakistan. The Assembly was established under Article 50 of the Constitution of Pakistan. It is located in Islamabad. There are three main functions performed by the Assembly viz a viz, legislation, management of public money and policy making. National Assembly ( Qoomi Assembly ) is Lower house of Pakistani Parliament .The National Assembly of Pakistan is the country's sovereign legislative body. The National Assembly makes laws for the Federation in respect of the powers enumerated in the Federal Legislative list and also for subjects in the Concurrent List. After the first meeting of the Assembly, the members take an oath. The Assembly elects, from amongst its members, a Speaker and a Deputy Speaker. After the election of the Speaker and the Deputy Speaker, the Assembly cannot transact any other business unless it elects the Prime Minister. The Prime Minister is elected in a special session, summoned by the President of Pakistan on a day specified. The Prime Minister obtains vote of confidence from the Assembly within 60 days of assuming office.

Qoomi Assembly NA Pakistan Detail Information

Total Seats 342
General Seats 272
Woman Seats 60
Minority Seats 10
Balochistan 20
KPK 49
Punjab 173
Sindh 75
Islamabad 03
FATA 12
Secretariat Islamabad
Speaker Asad Qaiser
Deputy Speaker Muhammad Qasim Khan Suri
Leader of House Imran Ahmad Khan
Leader of Opposition Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif

Information About NA Lower House Parliament

The seats in the National Assembly shall be allocated to each province and the Federal Capital on the basis of population in accordance with the last preceding census officially published. There are a total of 342 seats in the Qoomi Assembly of Pakistan Islamabad . Of these 272 are filled by direct elections. In addition the reserves 10 seats for religious minorities and 60 seats for women. The term of National Assembly in Pakistan according to Article 52 is five years unless it is sooner dissolved, from the day of its first meeting and stands dissolved at the expiration of its terms. Prime Minister is the Leader of the house and run the province with help of with his cabinet. NA is abbreviation of National Assembly.