RIP Masood Sufi! Owner of Lahore's popular Baking Virsa passes away

06:39 PM | 7 Jun, 2019
RIP Masood Sufi! Owner of Lahore's popular Baking Virsa passes away
LAHORE - Masood Sufi, the owner of Baking Virsa, a popular traditional restaurant in the old Lahore city, passed away on Saturday night.

International public policy and gender reforms specialist, Salman Sufi, who is a nephew of the late Masood Sufi shared the tragic news in a Twitter message.

In his tweet, Salman requested prayers for his uncle's soul. However, he didn't share about the details of Sufi's funeral.

Former Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has expressed a deep sense of sorrow over the death of Masood Sufi. Offering his condolences to the bereaved family, he prayed for eternal peace for the departed soul and patience for his family to bear this irreparable loss with fortitude.

People from all walks of life also expressed their sorrow over Sufi's death, many saying they would miss his food and 'philosophical' (Sufi) conversations.

The author is working as Editor Digital Media for Daily Pakistan and can be reached @ItsSarfrazAli.


Rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 25 Feb 2024 forex rates

Pakistani rupee remains stable against US dollar in the open market on February 25, 2024 (Sunday).

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 - 25 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 2.10 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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