LAHORE - Days after a man shot his neighbours’ family dog dead in Lahore’s posh DHA locality on the New Year’s Eve, celebrities are taking to social media to condemn the brutal animal killing.
Actress and TV show host Mishi Khan posted a video message on Facebook asking to deal with the perpetrator with an iron fist.
She said there is no shortage of “parhay likhay jahil” (ignorant people) in our country.
Naming the pet killer, she said “Don’t know who awarded him with Barrister degree”.
“Such illiterate duffers should be dealt with like this. Sick man shot a pet dog Chuck mercilessly without a reason. He should be punished.” she wrote.
Renowned rapper and comedian Ali Gul Pir also showed his support by sharing the news on his Facebook.
Actress and producer Arjumand Rahim also shared the post on her Facebook.
Saba Hamid, renowned actress in Pakistan, also commented "So sad" on the social post.
Not only that the man killed the dog in the dead of the night amid fireworks and celebrations for the New Year, he also hurled threats and abuses at his women neighbours when they confronted the man after hearing the gunshots.
Soon after, the owner of the pet took to Facebook, narrating the entire event to the world which led to several local media outlets publishing the news, have now started a movement on social media to not only get justice for Chuck, but to not let this happen to any other animal elsewhere in the country.
Pakistani rupee remained stable against US dollar in the open bank market on Friday.
On Friday, the US dollar was being quoted at 285.3 for buying and 288.15 for selling.
Euro moves down to 311 for buying and 314 for selling. British Pound rate stands at 358.5 for buying, and 361.5 for selling.
UAE Dirham AED stands at 78 whereas the Saudi Riyal rate stands at 76.20.
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||358.5||361.5|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||36.63||36.98|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||173.44||175.44|
KARACHI – The gold price continues to climb up in the local market in line of upward trend in international market.
On Thursday, the single tola of 24 Karat gold was available at Rs217,400, and the price for 10-gram gold reached Rs186,390.
Meanwhile, the 22 Karat Gold price stands at Rs199,282, 21 karat rate for each tola is Rs190,225 and 18k gold rate hovers around Rs163,050.
In international market, the price of precious metal hovers around $2,045 per ounce.
|Lahore||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Karachi||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Islamabad||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Peshawar||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Quetta||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Sialkot||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Attock||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Gujranwala||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Jehlum||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Multan||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Gujrat||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Nawabshah||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Chakwal||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Hyderabad||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Nowshehra||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Sargodha||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Faisalabad||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|
|Mirpur||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,696|