Strong federating units guarantee strong federation: Rabbani
Says Senate is representative of federating units and safeguards their rights.
Chairman Senate Mian Raza Rabbani says strong and stable federating units guarantee a strong federation.
He was addressing a seminar on "Enhancement of powers of Senate for Stronger Federation" in Islamabad on Saturday, that was held in connection with completion of parliamentary year of the Upper House.
Raza Rabbani said the Senate as upper House of Parliament is representative of federating units and safeguards their rights along with strengthening the federation.
He said any increase in powers of Senate increases powers of provinces.
In his remarks, Speaker Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Asad Qaisar said strong parliament is imperative for a strong Pakistan.