§ Mr. Madden
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs when he expects a decision to be taken on the application, reference B9995, made by Mohammed Sagheer to the post in Islamabad to join his wife in the United Kingdom; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Dr. Liam Fox
I have asked the high commission at Islamabad for details and will arrange for the hon. Member to receive a substantive reply from me as soon as possible.