Pakistan condemns deadly Taliban attack in Kabul

07:30 PM | 1 Jul, 2019
Pakistan condemns deadly Taliban attack in Kabul
ISLAMABAD – Pakistan has strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Kabul on Monday morning that reportedly resulted in several casualties.

In a statement, Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal said Pakistan condemns terrorism in all its forms and manifestations. "We offer our sympathies and condolences to the bereaved families," he added.

The spokesperson said such attacks are detrimental to the cause of peace, security and stability in Afghanistan.

The Taliban group claimed responsibility for the attack in Pul-e-Mahmood Khan area of the city.

The ministry of Afghan interior officials had earlier said a group of militants initially detonated a car bomb and took position inside a building located close to the blast site.

Nasrat Rahimi, a spokesman for the interior ministry said the security forces have killed one of the militants during the clearance operation.

Meanwhile, the public health ministry officials say the rescue workers shifted more than 60 wounded civilians to hospital from the site of incident.

On the other hand, reports indicate that the explosion has killed dozens of people and wounded more than 60 others.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Currency Rates in Pakistan Today - Pak Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Dirham, Riyal 23 May 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on May 23, 2024 (Thursday) in open market.

USD to PKR rate today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.25 for buying and 280.25 for selling.

Euro moved down to 297 for buying and 300 for selling while British Pound rate is 349.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.2 and Saudi Riyal came down to 73.45.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 23 May 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar ‎USD 277.25 280.25
Euro EUR 297 300
UK Pound Sterling GBP 349.5 353
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.2 75.95
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.45 74.2
Australian Dollar AUD 183 184.8
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.52 748.52
Canadian Dollar CAD 203 205
China Yuan CNY 38.51 38.91
Danish Krone DKK 40.52 40.92
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.68 36.03
Indian Rupee INR 3.34 3.45
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 903.3 912.3
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.39 59.99
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.11 172.11
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.92 26.22
Omani Riyal OMR 723.46 731.46
Qatari Riyal ‎QAR 76.42 77.12
Singapore Dollar SGD 203 205
Swedish Korona SEK 26.02 26.32
Swiss Franc CHF 305.97 308.47
Thai Bhat THB 7.67 7.82


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