Sheikh Jaffar Mandokhail takes oath as Governor Balochistan

11:43 AM | 6 May, 2024
Sheikh Jaffar Mandokhail takes oath as Governor Balochistan

QUETTA – PML-N leader Sheikh Jaffer Mandokhail took oath as 24th governor of Balochistan on Monday.

Balochistan High Court Chief Justice Hashim Kakar administered oath to Mandokhail at ceremony held at Governor’s House. 

Chief Minister Sarfaraz Bhugti, his cabinet members, and members of the provincial assembly also attended the event.

Sheikh Jaffer Mandokhail held various key positions in provincial governments, including Finance Minister, Minister for Planning and Development, Minister for Education, and Minister for Revenue.

Over the weekend, President Asif Ali Zardari okayed his approval for the coveted position of governor of country's sparsely populated region. 

Mandokhail succeeded BNP-M leader Malik Abdul Wali Kakar, who took oath in mid 2022.

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Pakistani Rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 19 June 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 19, 2024 (Wednesday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.50 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 296 and selling rate is 299 while British Pound rate is 349.7 for buying, and 353.25 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 74.80 and Saudi Riyal at 72.80.

Forex Rates 

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.50 280.65
Euro EUR 296.00 299.00
UK Pound Sterling GBP 349.70 353.25
U.A.E Dirham AED 74.80 75.60
Saudi Riyal SAR 72.80 73.55
Australian Dollar AUD 182.00 184.00
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741.18 749.18
Canadian Dollar CAD 204.00 206.00
China Yuan CNY 38.43 38.83
Danish Krone DKK 40.18 40.58
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.66 36.01
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.90 1.98
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 909.34 909.34
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.30 59.90
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.79 172.79
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.97 26.27
Omani Riyal OMR 723.88 731.88
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.42 77.12
Singapore Dollar SGD 203.65 205.65
Swedish Korona SEK 26.40 26.70
Swiss Franc CHF 311.90 314.40
Thai Bhat THB 7.58 7.73


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