Parliament pass bill to make PIA as public limited company


ISLAMABAD: Parliament has passed bill to make Pakistan International Airline as public limited company unanimously here at today.


As per details, the joint session of parliament was held under the chairmanship of Speaker Ayaz Sadiq. The bill was presented by federal minster for Law Zahid Hamid in joint session of parliament which was passed by parliament unanimously.


Immigration Ordinance bill 2016, presented by senator Ghous Muhammad Khan was also passed in joint session while civil servant bill, presented by senator Saeed Ghani was also passed in joint session.


It is also worthy to mention here that government decided to privatize PIA but the matter of privatization brought in parliament due to the protest of action committee and opposition but in Senate and NA the bill was rejected by opposition due to reservation.