Pakistani honoured for returning around Rs8m to Dubai police

02:05 PM | 6 Jun, 2023
Pakistani honoured for returning around Rs8m to Dubai police
Source: الإمارات اليوم (@emaratalyoum)

DUBAI – A Pakistani taxi driver sets an example of honesty by returning nearly PKR 80 lakh to Dubai cops after finding it in her limousine.

Senior officials of Dubai police honored limousine driver identified as Muhammad Riyad Arain for returning AED 101,000 left by a passenger in his car.

To recognise his sincerity, Al Barsha Police Centre holds a ceremony to honour Muhammad Riyad who thanked Emirati authorities for the honour.

After finding a huge amount of cash, the man approached cops where he handed over the money to the Al Barsha Police Centre.

Several police officials, including Major General Majid Sultan Al Suwaidi, Director of Al Barsha Police Centre posed with the man and thanked him for his sincerity.

Over the years, several Pakistani workers have been honored for handing in huge finds of gold, cash or jewellery. In 2019, a Pakistani cleaner came under the limelight for handing over a bag containing 15kg of gold to the UAE road transport authority.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Pakistani rupee exchange rate to US dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 26 Feb 2024

Pakistani currency remains stable against US dollar in the open market on February 26, 2024 (Monday).

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.5 for buying and 282.55 for selling.

Euro currently stands at 302 for buying and 305 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 352.5 for buying, and 356 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.1 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.35.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 26 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.5 282.55
Euro EUR 302 305
UK Pound Sterling GBP 352.5 356
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.1 76.8
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.35 75.1
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 743.88 751.88
Canadian Dollar CAD 207 209
China Yuan CNY 38.89 39.29
Danish Krone DKK 40.38 40.78
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.76 36.11
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.1 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.79 917.79
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.6 59.2
New Zealand Dollar NZD 171.68 173.68
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.43 26.73
Omani Riyal OMR 726.53 734.53
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.76 77.46
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 26.53 26.83
Swiss Franc CHF 317.87 320.37
Thai Bhat THB 7.79 7.94


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