Iqra Aziz gets candid on her upcoming TV series, comeback after break in DP exclusive interview

06:44 PM | 1 Sep, 2022
Iqra Aziz gets candid on her upcoming TV series, comeback after break in DP exclusive interview

Pakistani actor Iqra Aziz, who took a short break from the industry, is all set to make a comeback on the television screen.

Speaking in an exclusive interview with Daily Pakistan, the actor shed light on her upcoming project, a murder mystery, which is being directed by her better half.

She called ‘Aik Thi Laila’, a different project in the mainstream media, saying the story ends in mere five episodes. The actor, however, called the plot spellbinding, saying thrill will be the epicenter and it will not be dragged.

The 24-year-old also revealed that she started her acting career at the tender age of 14, and it’s been a decade.

She admired interacting with fans and getting appreciated for her work and equated appreciation as a true reward for any artist.

Delving into details, the actor said she’s privileged to work with some of the big names who even helped her improve her expressions, maintaining that she had never been to acting school.

When asked about her choice for her favorite co-star, she named her husband Yasir and also recalled her on-screen chemistry with Farhan Saeed in Suno Chanda, which garnered huge praise for the cast.

Recalling her challenges, she called Raaqeeb Say, a perplexing project in light of the star-studded cast including Nauman Ijaz and Sania Saeed. Iqra said she used to recall the script for hours, as the serial includes her extended solos.

The actor second her husband in cultural disorientation controversy as Yasir Hussain remained in news for a while saying Turkish dramas can destroy the local industry.

Letely, Yasir shared a mirror selfie from the vanity room, saying “first time directing this superstar. Kuch kuch hota hai anjili tum nahi samjhao gi”. ‘Aik Thi Laila’ featuring Iqra Aziz, Faysal Quraishi, Gul-e-Rana, Hasan Ahmed, Nayyar Ejaz, Faiza Iftikhar and Fareeha Jabeen, is the first project of the celebrity couple who frequently makes headlines.

Iqra Aziz’s fame skyrocketed with her hard work and beautiful looks. She rose to fame with the blockbuster drama Khuda Aur Mohabbat 3 which amassed more than two billion views on the video streaming platform.


Rupee remains stable against US dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham and Riyal; check forex rates

Pakistani rupee remained stable against US dollar in the open bank market on Friday.

Dollar Rate in Pakistan Today

On Friday, the US dollar was being quoted at 285.3 for buying and 288.15 for selling.

Euro moves down to 311 for buying and 314 for selling. British Pound rate stands at 358.5 for buying, and 361.5 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED stands at 78 whereas the Saudi Riyal rate stands at 76.20.

Today's currency exchange rates in Pakistan – 1 December 2023

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar ‎USD 285.3 288.15
Euro EUR 311 314
UK Pound Sterling GBP 358.5 361.5
U.A.E Dirham AED 78 78.7
Saudi Riyal SAR 76.2 77
Australian Dollar AUD 187.2 189
Bahrain Dinar BHD 759.67 767.67
Canadian Dollar CAD 209 211
China Yuan CNY 39.59 39.98
Danish Krone DKK 41.38 41.78
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 36.63 36.98
Indian Rupee INR 3.39 3.5
Japanese Yen JPY 1.49 1.56
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 926.7 935.7
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 60.38 60.98
New Zealand Dollar NZD 173.44 175.44
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.25 26.55
Omani Riyal OMR 741.26 749.26
Qatari Riyal ‎QAR 77.63 78.33
Singapore Dollar SGD 211 213
Swedish Korona SEK 26.93 27.23
Swiss Franc CHF 325.9 328.4
Thai Bhat THB 8.23 8.38

Gold rates drop in Pakistan; Check today’s gold rates 1 December 2023

KARACHI – The gold price continues to climb up in the local market in line of upward trend in international market.

Gold Rates in Pakistan Today - 1 December 2023

On Thursday, the single tola of 24 Karat gold was available at Rs217,400, and the price for 10-gram gold reached Rs186,390.

Meanwhile, the 22 Karat Gold price stands at Rs199,282, 21 karat rate for each tola is Rs190,225 and 18k gold rate hovers around Rs163,050.

In international market, the price of precious metal hovers around $2,045 per ounce.

Today Gold Rate in Pakistan

City Gold Silver
Lahore PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Karachi PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Islamabad PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Peshawar PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Quetta PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Sialkot PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Attock PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Gujranwala PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Jehlum PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Multan PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Bahawalpur PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Gujrat PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Nawabshah PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Chakwal PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Hyderabad PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Nowshehra PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Sargodha PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Faisalabad PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696
Mirpur PKR 217,400 PKR 2,696


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