ISLAMABAD, Aug 20 (APP):Standing Committee of National Assembly on Law and Justice Tuesday decided to refer the matter of creation of new provinces to Speaker Asad Qaiser for formation of a parliamentary committee with the consent of political parties.

Member National Assembly Riaz Fatyana chaired the meeting of the committee which discussed different bills of members sent to it by the National Assembly.

The committee took up the Constitution (Amendment) bills of Murtaza Javed Abbasi and Ali Khan Jadoon for creation of new provinces with amendments in articles 1,51, 59, 106, 175A and 218.