PTI MNA Amir Dogar receives Detection Bill in power theft case

03:31 PM | 2 May, 2018
PTI MNA Amir Dogar receives Detection Bill in power theft case
MULTAN - The Multan Electric Power Company has fined Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf legislator Amir Dogar over electricity theft, issuing him a Detection Bill.

According to media reports, Dogar has been fined Rs17,77,118 (1.7 million) and the bill is due to be paid by 7th May.

After having confirmed that the lawmaker was involved in power theft, MEPCO sent him a bill for last 6 years.

Earlier, a case of power pilfering had been registered against Dogar under electricity act and power theft clauses. A case against the PTI MNA had also been filed in Mughalabad police station under electricity act 4623.

PTI leader Amir Dogar termed this a sheer false case and declared it a conspiracy against him to subject him to political victimization.


Pakistani rupee exchange rate against US dollar, Euro, Pound and Riyal - 20 Feb 2024

Pakistani currency remained largely stable against US dollar and other currencies in the open market on February 20, 2024 (Tuesday).

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.05 for buying and 282.1 for selling.

On Tuesday, Euro stands at 301 for buying and 304 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 352.4 for buying, and 355.4 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.55 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.2.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 20 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.05 282.1
Euro EUR 301 304
UK Pound Sterling GBP 352.4 355.4
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.55 77.25
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.2 75
Australian Dollar AUD 180 182
Bahrain Dinar BHD 743.12 751.12
Canadian Dollar CAD 206.5 208.5
China Yuan CNY 38.84 39.24
Danish Krone DKK 40.24 40.64
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.74 36.09
Indian Rupee INR 3.48 3.59
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 906.33 915.33
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.6 59.2
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.1 172.1
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.43 26.73
Omani Riyal OMR 725.75 733.75
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.76 77.46
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 207
Swedish Korona SEK 26.85 27.15
Swiss Franc CHF 315.64 318.14
Thai Bhat THB 7.93 8.08


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