Join our whatsapp channel for News Updates

Anwaar Kakar vacates PM House, hours before announcement of new prime minister

05:42 PM | 3 Mar, 2024
Anwaar Kakar vacates PM House, hours before announcement of new prime minister
Source: File Photo

ISLAMABAD – The outgoing interim Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar on Sunday vacated Prime Minister's House, before the announcement of new premier. 

Kakar, who served as longed interim prime minister in history of Pakistan, reportedly moved to Bungalow No. 15 in Minister's Enclave.

Reports in local media said Kakar demanded a bullet-proof vehicle and staffers as per the regulations.

Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar took oath as the 8th caretaker prime minister of Pakistan to head an interim government in August 2023 to oversee general elections that were slated for November last year, but were delayed till Feb 8, 2024. 

Kakar represents Balochistan province and was previously a member of the Balochistan Awami Party. 

Waqas Ahmed is Editor, Digital Media, at Daily Pakistan Global. You can reach him at


Rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 18 April 2024

Pakistani currency continues to gain against US Dollar and other currencies on April 18, 2024. US dollar was being quoted at 277.2 for buying and 280.3 for selling.

Euro comes down to 293 for buying and 296 for selling while British Pound stands at 342.25 for buying, and 345.65 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.25 and Saudi Riyal's new rates was at 73.30. 

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 18 April 2024

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.2 280.3
Euro EUR 293 296
UK Pound Sterling GBP 342.25  345.65 
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.25  75.95
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.3 74.05
Australian Dollar AUD 181 182.8
Bahrain Dinar BHD 739.63 747.63
Canadian Dollar CAD 201 203
China Yuan CNY 38.45 38.85
Danish Krone DKK 40.45 40.85
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.57 35.92
Indian Rupee INR 3.32 3.43
Japanese Yen JPY 1.86 1.94
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 902.26 912.91
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.24 59.52
New Zealand Dollar NZD 164.75 169.63
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.42 25.68
Omani Riyal OMR 722.1 730.1
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.37 77.05
Singapore Dollar SGD 206 208
Swedish Korona SEK 25.72 26.02
Swiss Franc CHF 307.11 309.61
Thai Bhat THB 7.56 7.76


Follow us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter

Sign up for Newsletter