PDMA directs Chitral admin to use Rs 15mn for flood affected people

Fayyaz Hussain 10:10 PM | 4 Jul, 2016
PDMA directs Chitral admin to use Rs 15mn for flood affected people
PESHAWAR - The Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Monday directed the district government to use Rs 15 million in relief funds for the quick and speedy assistance of flood affectees in the Urson valley.

According to a PDMA statement, the district administration of Chitral has been directed to use the available emergency response funds to provide relief in the aftermath of the flash floods that hit Urson valley on June 2. The district administration has been advised to use the funds to purchase food items from utility stores after fulfilling all code formalities.

So far, 29 people have lost their lives in the floods while 13 persons including eight security personnel are still missing.

As many as 19 houses were completely destroyed while 27 houses were partially damaged in the floods.

The dead bodies of 16 victims, including three security personnel.

The report also noted that a considerable number of irrigation canals and water supply schemes had also been damaged.

It also assured that compensation checks would be distributed among the affected populations today.

The Chief Minister has released Rs 50 million to provide food and other necessary items for affected people.

The Deputy Commissioner Chitral along with the delivery and relief team has visited the affected area and distributed 50 tents, 150 quilts, 200 mats and 40 cooked food items among the flood-hit population.

Rescue, backup and search operations are underway in the affected area, in which personnel of the Pakistan Army and the district administration, alongside the National Disaster Management Authority and PDMA are playing a role.

The PDMA has requested NDMA to lend it helicopters for immediate relief provision. The Chief Minister has also placed his official helicopter at the disposal of the PDMA.


Today's currency exchange rates in Pakistan - Dollar, Euro, Pound, Riyal rates on June 10, 2023

KARACHI - Following are the foreign currency exchange rates for US Dollar, Saudi Riyal, UK Pound Sterling, U.A.E. Dirham, European Euro, and other foreign currencies in Pakistan open market on June 10, 2023 (Saturday).

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar ‎USD 301.9 305.15
Euro EUR 319.5 322.5
UK Pound Sterling GBP 372 376
U.A.E Dirham AED 83.1 84
Saudi Riyal SAR 79.7 80.5
Australian Dollar AUD 202 204
Bahrain Dinar BHD 762.38 770.38
Canadian Dollar CAD 227 230
China Yuan CNY 40.28 40.69
Danish Krone DKK 41.09 41.45
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 36.55 36.9
Indian Rupee INR 3.46 3.54
Japanese Yen JPY 2.05 2.14
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 931.55 940.55
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 62.19 62.79
New Zealand Dollar NZD 174.18 176.19
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.88 26.18
Omani Riyal OMR 744.53 752.51
Qatari Riyal ‎QAR 78.72 79.42
Singapore Dollar SGD 220 222
Swedish Korona SEK 26.36 26.66
Swiss Franc CHF 315.34 317.84
Thai Bhat THB 8.23 8.38

Today's gold rates in Pakistan | gold price in Pakistan – June 10, 2023

Gold Rate Today:

KARACHI – The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs 228,450 on Saturday. The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs195,860.   

Likewise, 10 grams of 22k gold were being traded for Rs178,593 while a single tola of 22-karat gold was being sold at Rs 208,311.

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.

Gold Price in Pakistan: Lahore, Karachi, Islamabad

City Gold Silver
Lahore PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Karachi PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Islamabad PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Peshawar PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Quetta PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Sialkot PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Attock PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Gujranwala PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Jehlum PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Multan PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Bahawalpur PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Gujrat PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Nawabshah PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Chakwal PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Hyderabad PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Nowshehra PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Sargodha PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Faisalabad PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605
Mirpur PKR 228,450 PKR 2,605

Daily Pakistan diligently monitors and updates the current gold rates in Pakistan on a daily basis


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