Who's in who's out: Check proposed names for Punjab cabinet

09:05 AM | 5 Mar, 2024
Who's in who's out: Check proposed names for Punjab cabinet
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LAHORE – Newly elected Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Maryam Nawaz Sharif is expected to have a 15-member cabinet as the country's first woman CM announced to uplift the region.

After taking over the reins of country's most populated region Punjab, Chief Minister Maryam Nawaz discussed the appointment of key cabinet members.

In the first phase, senior PML-N leader Rana Sanaullah is likely to aid CM Maryam as legal adviser while Marriyum Aurangzeb will deal with planning and development.

Uzma Bukhari is likely to be picked as Punjab information minister while Khawaja Imran Nazir will get Primary and Secondary Healthcare.

PML-N stalwart Bilal Yaseen is expected to get the Food Department, Mujtaba Shuja will control Ministry of Excise. Water Resources and Housing & Sports would be handed over to Khalid Mehmood Jajja and Faisal Ayub. 

PML-Q's Chaudhry Shafay is reportedly being considered to be part of the provincial cabinet. Parvez Rasheed would be made a special assistant to the CM, per reports.

The 15-member Punjab cabinet is slated to take oath this week.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Pakistani rupee exchange rate to US dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 18 May 2024 Forex Rates

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on May 18, 2024 (Saturday) in open market.

USD to PKR rate today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.4 for buying and 280.35 for selling.

Euro stands at 297 for buying and 299.5 for selling while British Pound rate is 348.5 for buying, and 352 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.25 and Saudi Riyal came down to 73.50.

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

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.4 280.35
Euro EUR 297 299.5
UK Pound Sterling GBP 348.5 352
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.25 76
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.5 74.25
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 747.77 755.77
Canadian Dollar CAD 203 205
China Yuan CNY 38.49 38.89
Danish Krone DKK 40.25 40.65
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.96 36.31
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 913.28 922.28
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.69 59.29
New Zealand Dollar NZD 169.45 171.45
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.67 25.97
Omani Riyal OMR 730.59 738.59
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.41 77.11
Singapore Dollar SGD 203 205
Swedish Korona SEK 25.67 25.97
Swiss Franc CHF 309.01 311.51
Thai Bhat THB 7.57 7.72


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