Treasury Bench

Treasury Bench

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Britain) the front bench to the right of the Speaker in the House of Commons, traditionally reserved for members of the Government
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Treasury bench members on Tuesday described the proposed national budget for the fiscal 2019-20 as 'not highly ambitious' but as a 'time-befitting and pragmatic' one saying it would help propel the economic growth and ensure the welfare of the people, reports BSS.
Later, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) conceded to the opposition's demand but on the condition that special panels probing the PML-N government's expenditure would be headed by a member from the treasury bench.
She told MPs: "Yet again, this Budget benefits those on the Treasury Bench and their millionaire donors far more than the millions of ordinary people who have borne the brunt of this Government's decisions so far.
The Dundee East MP said: "They would see the same Speaker, the same chairs, the same Treasury bench, the same official Opposition."
A member from treasury bench in the municipal committee (MC), Ali Nawaz KashAmiri, moved an application duly supported by Haji MohaAmAmad Halepoto as a seconder, submitted to the chief executive officer of Matli, seeking the no-confidence motion against independently-elected chairman Nizamani.
The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) conceded to the opposition's demand of giving Shehbaz the chair, but with an added condition that special panels probing Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz government's expenditure will be headed by a member of the treasury bench.
The project has been completed in June 2018," he said this, while replying to a starred question from treasury bench member Abdur Rouf of Kushtia-4 in the Jatiya Sangsad.
A taskforce was formed by the government on March 28, 2010 headed by Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anisul Haq to bring back the convicted fugitive killers, he said, while replying to a starred question from treasury bench member Amina Ahmed in the parliament.
In fact, the entire treasury bench wore a deserted look with almost all the ruling alliance MPs -- particularly those from the Congress -- choosing to stay away.
absentee members of the treasury bench to the Prime Minister.
"Out of the total convicted prisoners there are 15,374 male and 545 female as of February 1, 2018," he said, this, while replying to a starred question from treasury bench member A K M Jahangir in the Jatiya Sangsad.
The minister said this while replying to a query placed by treasury bench member Nurjahan Begum of women seat-2 at the House.