Search

Punjab, KP ban indoor dining to curb Covid-19 spike

Web Desk 01:30 PM | 3 Dec, 2020
Punjab, KP ban indoor dining to curb Covid-19 spike

LAHORE – Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has imposed a ban on indoor dining at cafeterias and restaurants in a bid to curb the spread of the novel virus.

Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department issued a notification which states that all food points will only offer takeaway service, along with dining in open spaces; following the standard precautions and strict implementation of the coronavirus related Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).

Similarly, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has also allowed takeaway and outdoor dining. It has also banned the entry of all kinds of visitors to jails across the province.

Both governments have warned of strict action against the violations. The order has come into force immediately throughout the two provinces.

Earlier Islamabad and Karachi have already imposed a ban on indoor dining. Also, there are more than 5000 areas across the country where a smart lockdown has been imposed.

Pakistan on Thursday has reported 3,499 COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours, as the number of positive cases has surged to 406,810.

Web Desk
Web Desk

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk

Advertisement

ISLAMABAD – Pakistani rupee finally ended its losing streak against US dollar on Tuesday, gaining Rs4.43 after massive depreciation over the last week.

During the intra-day trading, the rupee was hovering at 266.75 with an appreciation of around 1.07 percent as talks between Pakistan and IMF underway for a stalled bailout programme.

Earlier on Monday, the rupee plunged by Rs7 and the greenback touched all-time high of Rs272. Last week, the local currency dropped by Rs24.54 in the interbank market – the largest single-day depreciation in more than two decades.

Finance experts linked the rupee’s recovery to exporters offloading some of their proceeds as remittances and export continued days after dollar cap was removed.

The country of over 220 million is facing a worst economic crisis with the forex reserved held by the country’s central bank remaining at critical $3.68 billion which were not enough to cover a month's import.

https://en.dailypakistan.com.pk/30-Jan-2023/gold-continues-to-shine-hits-all-time-high-of-rs210-500-in-pakistan

KARACHI – The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs205,900 on Tuesday. The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs176,530.

Likewise, 10 grams of 22k gold were being traded for Rs162,500 while a single tola of 22-karat gold was being sold at Rs 182,100.

Note: The gold rate in Pakistan is fluctuating according to the international market so the price is never been fixed. The below rates are provided by local gold markets and Sarafa Markets of different cities.

City Gold Silver
Lahore PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Karachi PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Islamabad PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Peshawar PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Quetta PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Sialkot PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Attock PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Gujranwala PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Jehlum PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Multan PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Bahawalpur PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Gujrat PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Nawabshah PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Chakwal PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Hyderabad PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Nowshehra PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Sargodha PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Faisalabad PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370
Mirpur PKR 205,900 PKR 2,370

Advertisement

Follow us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter

Sign up for Newsletter