The new draft constitution to be tabled in Parliament within a month

The new draft constitution to be tabled in Parliament within a month

24 January 2021 01:52 pm

The Minister of Justice Mohamed Ali Sabri says that the preliminary draft of the proposed new constitution will be able to be presented to Parliament next month. He states that the preliminary draft is currently being finalized.

The government has appointed a committee to draft the new constitution and the committee will prepare the draft after consulting various individuals and organizations, he added.

At the last presidential and general elections, they promised to replace the existing constitution with a new one. When introducing the 20th Amendment to the current constitution, the government stated that the main objective of the 20th Amendment is to remove obstacles to the adoption of a new constitution.