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Pakistani teacher who sexually abused student gets all his degrees revoked

04:44 PM | 4 May, 2021
Pakistani teacher who sexually abused student gets all his degrees revoked

LAHORE – The National University of Modern Languages (NUML) has canceled the academic degrees of a teacher who found guilty of sexually abusing his student.

In first of its kind case, the Islamabad-based varsity cancelled the master's degree, transcript, and result card of the private college teacher in compliance of the orders of the Punjab Ombudsperson on a complaint moved by the victim's family.

Tanvir Ahmad, an English teacher, was found guilty of sexual abuse as the culprit forced the student, who settled recently in Pakistan from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), for home tuition.

The tutor subjected her to sexual abuse at her residence and when the victim's family approached the college for action, the college removed him from the office and no legal action was taken against him despite serious allegations.

The family then filed a complaint with the Punjab Ombudsperson office, pleading that a teacher at a local private college had subjected their daughter to sexual abuse. During the interrogation from Punjab Ombudsperson, the teacher confessed to have committed the crime.

The Punjab Ombudsperson then directed the concerned authorities for the cancellation of all educational degrees of the convict and also imposed Rs 100,000 as a fine on him.

Taking further action, the authorities also fined the college administration for their failure to take any action against the convict.

The Ombudsperson Office also ordered the college administration to pay Rs 500,000 as a fine for their failure to take any appropriate action against the convict.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk

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Currency Rates Today - Pakistani Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal - 14 July 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on July 14, 2024 (Sunday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 279.8 for buying and 280.75 for selling. Euro's buying rate moves up to 301.25 and selling rate is 303.15.

British Pound rate is 355.15 for buying, and 358.65 for selling. UAE Dirham AED was at 76.5 and Saudi Riyal lowered to 73.65.

Currency Rates Today

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.8 280.75
Euro EUR 301.25  303.15
UK Pound Sterling GBP 355.15 358.65
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.5 77.25
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.65 74.37
Australian Dollar AUD 184.55 186.35
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741 749
Canadian Dollar CAD 203.75 205.75
China Yuan CNY 38.35 38.75
Danish Krone DKK 40.05 40.45
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.43
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 202 204
Swedish Korona SEK 26.5 26.8
Swiss Franc CHF 309.15 311.65
Thai Bhat THB 7.5 7.65

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