200 Sikh Yatrees to reach Pakistan on Friday

05:46 PM | 7 Jun, 2018
200 Sikh Yatrees to reach Pakistan on Friday
LAHORE - About 200 Indian Sikh Yatrees will arrive in the country on Friday through Wagha Railway Station to observe the day of Guru Arjun Dev Jee.

Evacuee Trust Property Board (BTPB) Secretary Tariq Khan Wazir Pardhan Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (PSGPC) Sardar Tara Singh, Sardar Bishon Singh and other Sikh leaders will receive them at Wagha Railway Station.

According to the schedule, Sikh yatrees will leave for Gurdwara Punja Sahib Hassanabad after their arrival in Lahore and stay there for two days and perform their religious rituals.

The yatrees will go to Gurdwara Janum Asthan Nankana Sahib on June 10 where they will stay for three days. Then they will leave for Sucha Sauda, Farooqabad, on June 12. On the same day, they will return to Nankana Sahib.

They will go to Gurdwara Dera Sahib in Lahore on June 13. The central celebrations will be held here at Gurdwara Dera Sahib on June 16 in which Sikh yatrees will perform their religious rituals.

The Indian yatrees will go back to their homeland on June 17.

The writer is a civil servant.


Currency Rates in Pakistan - Pakistani Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Dirham, Riyal 13 June 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 13, 2024 (Thursday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.6 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 296 and selling rate is 299 while British Pound rate is 350.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75 and Saudi Riyal at 75.9.

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.6 280.65
Euro EUR 296 299
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.5 353
U.A.E Dirham AED 75 75.9
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.1 73.85
Australian Dollar AUD 182 184
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.88 748.88
Canadian Dollar CAD 204 206
China Yuan CNY 38.38 38.78
Danish Krone DKK 40.14 40.54
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.66 36.01
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.19 917.19
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.3 59.9
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.79 172.79
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.97 26.27
Omani Riyal OMR 723.52 731.52
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.42 77.12
Singapore Dollar SGD 203.5 205.5
Swedish Korona SEK 26.4 26.7
Swiss Franc CHF 309.94 312.44
Thai Bhat THB 7.56 7.71


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