Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser has urged the opposition to play its due role in legislation.
Talking to senior PPP leader and MNA Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah in Islamabad today (Friday), he said it is the joint responsibility of both the government and opposition for making environment of the National Assembly favourable and maintaining its dignity.
The Speaker called for upholding parliamentary norms, mutual respect and tolerance for each other for the smooth functioning of the parliament.
Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah appreciated the neutral role of the Speaker in the Assembly and assured full support of his party in the formation of Standing Committees.
During the meeting, formation of Standing Committees, legislation and matters regarding other parliamentary affairs were discussed.