Five lieutenants general retire from Pakistan Army

10:59 PM | 3 Dec, 2023
Five lieutenant general retire from Pakistan Army
Source: Twitter

Five senior officers of the Pakistan Army retired on Sunday.

The names of the officers who retired on Sunday are:

  1. Lt. General Muhammad Aamer  
  2. Lt. General Muhammad Saeed  
  3. Lt. General Ali Amir Awan  
  4. Lt. General Muhammad Chiragh Haider  
  5. Lt. General Khalid Zia

According to a press release issued by the Pakistan Army, all these officers made outstanding contributions to the nation and the Pakistan Army during their long and illustrious careers.

'Propaganda Exposed'

In a related development, the Pakistan Army said that timely retirement of former Chief of General Staff (CGS), Lieutenant General Muhammad Saeed, has exposed the propaganda about the extension in his service. 

In a post shared on X, formerly known as Twitter, with the title "Fake Propaganda exposed", the Pakistan Army said, "The timely retirement of former Chief of General Staff (CGS), Lieutenant General Muhammad Saeed demonstrates that false propaganda was deliberately circulated by a political parties social media team, falsely claiming an extension, the message was deliberately made viral to create dissension and discord among the #Pakistan Armed Forces.

"We request social media users to act responsibly when sharing information about the Armed Forces of Pakistan, verify the news stories before posting and ensure they originate from credible sources."

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Pakistani rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 27 Feb 2024

Pakistani currency remains largely stable against US dollar in the open market on February 27, 2024 (Tuesday).

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.4 for buying and 282.3 for selling.

Euro currently stands at 303 for buying and 306 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 351.5 for buying, and 355 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 76.7.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 27 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.4 282.3
Euro EUR 303 306
UK Pound Sterling GBP 351.5 355
U.A.E Dirham AED 76 76.7
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.2 75
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 742.91 750.91
Canadian Dollar CAD 207 209
China Yuan CNY 38.82 39.22
Danish Krone DKK 40.56 40.96
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 905.46 914.46
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.49 59.09
New Zealand Dollar NZD 173.05 175.05
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.36
Omani Riyal OMR 725.54 733.54
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.74 77.44
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 27.04 27.34
Swiss Franc CHF 317 319.5
Thai Bhat THB 7.76 7.91


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