NA adjourns session to mourn Taseer assassination

National Assembly Tuesday adjourned the session without taking any agenda item to mourn the killing of Governor Punjab Salman Taseer.

The House also offered prayer for the departed soul on the request of Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs who also requested the chair to adjourn the session.

PML-N leader Rohail Asghar condemned the assassination of Governor Punjab.

Hamid Saeed Kazmi offered prayer for the departed soul and condemned the assassination.

Later, Speaker National Assembly Fehmida Mirza termed the assassination of Taseer a tragic incident and adjourned till Wednesday 1600 hours.