Successful Hajj pilgrims of 2nd balloting asked to deposit dues by June 14

09:28 AM | 7 Jun, 2019
Successful Hajj pilgrims of 2nd balloting asked to deposit dues by June 14
ISLAMABAD - Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony has asked the successful intending Hajj pilgrims of government Hajj scheme under second balloting to deposit their dues in their respective banks by 14th of this month.

According to Radio Pakistan, those who fail to deposit their dues by the due date can lose their berth for the Hajj travel.

More than seven thousand three hundred intending pilgrims have succeeded in getting the chance to perform Hajj in the second balloting under the government Hajj scheme.

Meanwhile, according to authentic sources, the ministry would soon return the hefty amount saved from accommodation, catering and other expenditures to Government Hajj Scheme pilgrims. This amount is being returned without compromising on the standards.

This year two hundred thousand Pakistanis would perform Hajj including one hundred seventeen thousand through Government Scheme and eighty-three thousand through the private scheme.

Meanwhile, Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony would resume countrywide Hajj training programmes for intending pilgrims of Government Hajj Scheme from the second week of the current month.

According to the schedule, the training programmes would continue till the departure of the intending pilgrims for Hajj.

The training would be imparted with the help of modules, charts, maps, sketches, lectures and television to enable the intending pilgrims to perform Hajj rituals in the light of the teachings of the Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH).

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


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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