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VIDEO: PM Imran Khan formally kicks off 'Plant for Pakistan' drive in Haripur

07:04 PM | 2 Sep, 2018
VIDEO: PM Imran Khan formally kicks off 'Plant for Pakistan' drive in Haripur
ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan formally launched "Ten Billion Tree Tsunami" campaign by planting a sapling in Haripur on Sunday.

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mehmood Khan was also present on the occasion.

Talking to media after formal inauguration of the campaign, he said tree plantation is imperative for Pakistan to meet challenges of global warming.

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Imran Khan said Pakistan is one of the seven most affected countries by global warming and prime objective of this drive is to make the country green and counter the negative impact of global warming. He said about 200 points have been established across Pakistan for the provision of tree saplings during the first phase of the drive which is being launched in 18 major cities of the country.

The prime minister said the campaign will continue till plantation of 10 billion trees across the country in five years.

He said pollution is also a big challenge for us and trees also clean the air and provide oxygen and absorbs the carbon dioxide. The government plans to include plantation and cleanliness in the school curriculum. Meanwhile, in a tweet message today, Prime Minister has urged the nation to participate the green Pakistan drive to make Pakistan a green country, he added.

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PM Khan said we launched our tree plantation drive "Plant for Pakistan" across the country and the nation should join this drive so we can counter twin threats of climate change and pollution confronting our future generations.

1.5 million trees are being planted under "Plant for Pakistan" campaign in major cities all over the country today.

Prime Minister Imran Khan has urged the nation to participate the green Pakistan drive to make Pakistani a green country.

https://twitter.com/ImranKhanPTI/status/1036197556001427456

In a tweet message today, he said we launch our tree plantation drive "Plant for Pakistan across the country and the nation should join this drive so we can counter the twin threats of climate change and pollution confronting our future generations.

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The author is working as Editor Digital Media for Daily Pakistan and can be reached @ItsSarfrazAli.

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Today Currency Rates in Pakistan - Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal - 24 July 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on July 24, 2024 (Wednesday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 278.4 for buying and 280.1 for selling. Euro's buying rate remains stable at 301.35 and selling rate is 303.45.

British Pound rate is 354.5 for buying, and 358.35 for selling. UAE Dirham AED was at 76.5 and Saudi Riyal hovered at 73.6.

Currency Rates Today

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 278.4  280.1 
Euro EUR 301.35 303.45
UK Pound Sterling GBP 354.5 358.35
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.5  77.25
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.60 74.32
Australian Dollar AUD 184.75 186.55
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741.15 749.15
Canadian Dollar CAD 203.50 205.50
China Yuan CNY 38.35 38.75
Danish Krone DKK 40.05 40.45
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.70 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 36.05 36.05
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.25 917.35
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.95 59.75
New Zealand Dollar NZD 169.24 171.24
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.04 26.34
Omani Riyal OMR 722.87 730.89
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.39 77.09
Singapore Dollar SGD 202.00 204.00
Swedish Korona SEK 26.40 26.70
Swiss Franc CHF 309.05 311.55
Thai Bhat THB 7.50 7.65

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