LAHORE : The Punjab Assembly is meeting on Friday (today) at 3 pm with Speaker Rana Muhammad Iqbal in the chair. The session has been specially convened on the occasion of Women Day (to be observed on March 8) to make women-specific legislation. The Women Development Department of Punjab govt has drafted a bill aiming at ensuring representation of women in all important departments.
The Punjab Fair Representation of Women Bill, 2014 is likely to be taken by the Assembly during the current session.