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Sitting on 31st May 2021

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List of Business

PROVINCIAL ASSEMBLY OF SINDH

ORDERS OF THE DAY

MONDAY, THE 31ST MAY, 2021

 

Business to be brought forward before the Legislature on Monday, the 31st May, 2021 at 02.00 P.M.

 

I.      (A)    RECITATION FROM THE HOLY QUR’AN.

(B)    NAAT SHAREEF.


II.    OATH OF AFFIRMATION BY MEMBER.

 

III.    QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:

(Industries & Commerce Department)

 

IV.    CALL ATTENTION NOTICES:

01-   CALL ATTENTION NOTICE NO. 09 OF 2021; GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MS. ADEEBA HASSAN, MPA: Will the Honourable Minister for Public Health Engineering, Sindh may please to give answer/statement that Government started a scheme namely Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Clean Drinking Water Phase-II in different districts of Sindh, at this time mostly R.O. Filter Plants are closed and salaries are not issued to operators of said Filter Plants; What steps taken by department to resolve this issue?


02-   CALL ATTENTION NOTICE NO. 10 OF 2021; GIVEN NOTICE OF BY SYED ABDUL RASHEED, MPA:To invite attention of the Honourable Minister for Home Department to the increasing street crime in the City, particular worst situation of the public of District South, Karachi the concerned SHOs did not respond on public grievances, Government may take serious action in this regard and inform about the taken steps, please?


03-   CALL ATTENTION NOTICE NO. 12 OF 2021; GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MS. RANAANSAR, MPA: Will the Honourable Minister for Health, Sindh may please to give answer/statement that how many people of the Province have been given COVID-19 Vaccine along with budget allocation as well as expenditure of the same? 

 

04-     CALL ATTENTION NOTICE NO. 14 OF 2021; GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MR. NAND KUMAR GOKLANI, MPA: Will the Honourable Minister for Local Government, Sindh may please to give answer/statement that is it a fact that white collar persons, belonging to particular caste of the area, are appointed as Sanitary Workers in Union Council Kumb, District Khairpur Mir’s. They take salaries regularly but never bothered to do their work for which they are appointed?

 

05-     CALL ATTENTION NOTICE NO. 13 OF 2021; GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MR. MUHAMMAD SHABBIR, MPA: To invite attention of the Honourable Minister Health Department to the deteriorated condition of Hospital and Maternity Home under the RHC Sher Shah at Arifabad Dispensary (Bhutto Dispensary) where people are deprived of basic facilities due to lack of medicines and insufficient number of staff?


06-     CALL ATTENTION NOTICE NO. 11 OF 2021; GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MR. ARIF MUSTAFA JATOI, MPA: Will the Honourable Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, be pleased to answer or provide statement on the fact that the Sindh Government is not providing answers to questions submitted by members. If so, the total number of Departments and the names of the Departments which have answered zero number of questions?

 

V.     LEAVE APPLICATION OF MEMBERS, IF ANY.

 

VI.    PRIVILEGE MOTION, IF ANY.


VII.    ADJOURNMENT MOTION NO. 02 OF 2021; GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MS. SHARMILA SAHEBAH FARUQUI, MPA REGARDING NON-PURCHASE OF COVID-19 VACCINE BY THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.


VIII.  PRESENTATION AND CONSIDERATION OF THE REPORT OF STANDING COMMITTEE ON LAW & PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS AND HUMAN RIGHTS ON GOVERNMENT BILL NO. 03 OF 2019-THE SINDH EVACUEE TRUST PROPERTIES (MANAGEMENT AND DISPOSAL) BILL, 2019.
 

IX.     ANY OTHER BUSINESS WITH THE PERMISSION OF THE CHAIR.

 

 

KARACHI, THE                                     G.M.UMAR FAROOQ

30TH MAY, 2021                                          SECRETARY

        PROVINCIAL ASSEMBLY OF SINDH

 

Summary of Proceedings

PROVINCIAL ASSEMBLY OF SINDH

INDUSTRIES & COMMERCE DEPARTMENT

LIST OF STARRED ASSEMBLY QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS FOR

MONDAY, THE 31ST MAY, 2021

 

124.     *Mr. Arif Mustafa Jatoi:      Will the Minister for Industries & Commerce be pleased to state:-

Number of plots in Small Industries Estate, Mithi alongwith number of same allotted and have operating units to date?    

ANSWER

MS. NIDA KHUHRO, PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY FOR INDUSTRIES & COMMERCE:

 

The Sindh Small Industries Corporation has established Small Industrial Estate Mithi in the year 2014-15 over an area of 50 acres land.

60 Industrial plots & 50 Commercial plots have been developed over this area.

01 Industrial plot and 33 Commercial plots allotted through open auction in SIE Mithi. No unit is in Operation.

 

138.     *Mr. Arif Mustafa Jatoi:      Will the Minister for Industries & Commerce be pleased to state:-

(a)   Is it a fact that a SIE has been established at northern bypass, Karachi;

(b)   If answer to (a) above be in affirmative, number of plots available for allotment and cost per plot?

ANSWER 

MS. NIDA KHUHRO, PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY FOR INDUSTRIES & COMMERCE:

(a)     Yes, it is a fact that, Sindh Small Industries Corporation has established SIE Northern Bye pass Karachi in Deh Jam Chakro District Gadap Karachi in the year 2003-04 over an area of 100 acres.

(b)     05 plots of (250 Sq.Yds) are available for allotment & cost of plot is @ Rs.4000/- per sq. yd.

 

139.     *Mr. Arif Mustafa Jatoi:      Will the Minister for Industries & Commerce be pleased to state:-

(a)    Is it a fact that public private management committees have been formed for running industrial estates;

(b)   If answer to (a) above be in affirmative, number formed to-date with names of members?

 

ANSWER 

MS. NIDA KHUHRO, PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY FOR INDUSTRIES & COMMERCE:

(a)    Yes it is a fact.

(b)   Following 4-Management Companies /Committees have been established for development of infrastructure of the areas other than designated areas of SITE Ltd.

                             i.            Korangi Industrial Development and Management Company.

                           ii.            Landi Industrial Area Development and Management Company. 

                         iii.            Federal-B Industrial Area Development and Management Company. 

                         iv.            North Karachi Industrial Area Development and Management Company.

 

(c)             The list of members is at Annexure-I,II,III & IV are placed on the Table of the House

 

2171.   *Ms. Rana Ansar:     Will the Minister for Industries & Commerce be pleased to state:-

            Location-wise detail and number of the Textile Industries exist in Sindh?

ANSWER

MS. NIDA KHUHRO, PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY FOR INDUSTRIES & COMMERCE: 

The Registration and De-Registration of the Factories in Sindh is done under Section 11(1) of the Sindh Factories Act 2015, therefore the detail information can be obtained from Labour Department. However, the details of Textile Industries existing in the SITE Limited which is under the Administrative control of Industries & Commerce department are as under:-

Industrial Estate SITE Ltd.

Location-wise/ District

Number of Textile Industries

Karachi SITE Ltd.

Karachi Shershah

516

Super Highway SITE ltd.

Ahsanabad

karachi

25

Nooriabad SITE Ltd.

Jamshoro

31

Kotri SITE

Jamshoro

15

Hyderabad SITE Ltd.

Hyderabad

05

Total Number of Industries exist in Sindh:

592

 

 

2172.   *Ms. Rana Ansar:     Will the Minister for Industries & Commerce be pleased to state:-

Number of Industries units remained closed during 2016 to 2018 in the province including the reasons of enclosure?

 

ANSWER

MS. NIDA KHUHRO, PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY FOR INDUSTRIES & COMMERCE:

 

The Registration and De-Registration of the Factories in Sindh is done under Sindh Factories Act 2015 and the subject matter i.e Industrial units which remain closed during 2016 to 2018 in the Province pertains to Labour Department therefore Labour Department may kindly be approached for reply. However, the details of  Industrial units remain closed during 2016 to 2018  existing in the SITE Limited which is under the Administrative control of Industries & Commerce department are as under:-

Industrial Estate

Location-wise/ District

Closed unit 2016–2018

Reason

Karachi

Karachi Shershah

90

Financial problems

Super Highway

Ahsanabad

karachi

25

-do-

Nooriabad

Jamshoro

09

-do-

Kotri

Jamshoro

40

-do-

Hyderabad

Hyderabad

52

-do-

Total Number of Industries closed:

216

 

 

 

3621.   *Ms. Rana Ansar:     Will the Minister for Industries & Commerce be pleased to state:-

(a)   Is it a fact that jobs of the department are being sold in the province;

(b)   If answer to (a) above is affirmative, the details thereof including action taken against involved during last 05 years?

ANSWER

 

MS. NIDA KHUHRO, PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY FOR INDUSTRIES & COMMERCE:

 

(a)   No, it is not a fact.

(b)   As at (a)

 


KARACHI:                                                              G.M.UMAR FAROOQ

DATED, THE 28TH MAY, 2021                                     SECRETARY

                                                                     PROVINCIAL ASSEMBLY OF SINDH