The bill enables the government to close any under hearing case in courts including Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) with the consent and consultation of the concerned court. The government will also be able to get released any under arrest suspect through this amendment bill.
Meanwhile, the House also witnessed disruption in the beginning when leader of opposition Khawaja Izhar-ul-Hassan asked for permission to speak and the Deputy Speaker refused by saying that he will be allowed to speak after question answer session.
The opposition protested for some time over this, however, the proceedings continued after that.
The House has now been adjourned to meet again on Monday at 10 a.m.