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5 killed, injured in mass shooting at Florida airport

12:19 AM | 7 Jan, 2017
5 killed, injured in mass shooting at Florida airport
FLORIDA - A mass shooting at an airport in the state of Florida has claimed the lives of at least people and injured several others, the Broward County Sheriff’s Office said.

Friday's shooting took place at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in the southern state.

"There is an ongoing incident in Terminal 2, Baggage Claim," said a post on the airport's Twitter account.

https://twitter.com/browardsheriff/status/817441537655181313

One Twitter pic appeared to show a victim on the floor receiving treatment.

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Around 73,000 people travel through Fort Lauderdale Airport every day.

The airport is currently closed while police restore calm.

https://twitter.com/AriFleischer/status/817429795113996288

https://twitter.com/GaryGrumbach/status/817432736633917441

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The video shows several injured people laying on the floor, as witnesses shout for medical help.

Florida Governor Rick Scott is travelling to the airport to be briefed by law enforcement.

Hamza Rao is a member of the staff at Daily Pakistan. He can be reached at raohamzafree@gmail.com. He tweets at @HamzaRaoxxx

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Currency Rates in Pakistan Today - PKR to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 21 April 2024

Pakistani currency remains unchanged against US Dollar and other currencies on April 21, 2024. US dollar was being quoted at 277.5 for buying and 280.5 for selling.

Euro stands at 293 for buying and 296 for selling while British Pound hovers at 342.25 for buying, and 345.65 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.20 and Saudi Riyal's new rate was at 73.30. 

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 21 April 2024

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.5 280.5
Euro EUR 293 296
UK Pound Sterling GBP 342.5 346
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.2 75.9
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.3 74.05
Australian Dollar AUD 181 182.8
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.55 748.55
Canadian Dollar CAD 201 203
China Yuan CNY 38.47 38.87
Danish Krone DKK 39.78 40.18
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.53 35.88
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.86 1.94
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 903.11 912.11
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.08 58.68
New Zealand Dollar NZD 164.22 166.22
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.61 25.91
Omani Riyal OMR 723.2 731.2
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.45 77.15
Singapore Dollar SGD 204.5 206.5
Swedish Korona SEK 25.31 25.61
Swiss Franc CHF 305.47 307.97
Thai Bhat THB 7.56 7.71

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