QUETTA — A case has been registered against Pakistan-Tehreek-e-Insaf chairman Imran Khan over the murder of Supreme Court lawyer Abdur Razzaq Shar, who was targetted on Airport Road in Quetta yesterday by unidentified gunmen.
On the basis of the victim's son's complaint, a case was filed under the murder and terrorism provisions.
On Wednesday, the legal community kept up their boycott of all court hearings in the province.
According to the police, on Tuesday, Advocate Abdur Razzaq was shot dead near Alamo Chowk. The suspects shot him with a automatic rifle Kalashnikov.
The post-mortem was carried out at the Civil Hospital after the body was moved there by police.
According to the early forensic data, the victim had 16 gunshot wounds across his body. The legal community immediately boycotted all court hearings in the city following the incident.
The deceased was one among those who filed a petition accusing the PTI chairman of treason. The Balochistan High Court (BHC) received a petition from attorneys Amanullah Kanrani and Abdur Razzaq seeking to take the former prime minister to court for violating Article 6 of the Constitution.
The hearing on the petition was scheduled for today (Wednesday).
Attaullah Tarar, the Special Assistant to the Prime Minister, while speaking to a news conference said the former prime minister will be charged with murder, he vowed, ''Abdur Razzaq's blood will not be wasted''.
KARACHI - Following are the foreign currency exchange rates for US Dollar, Saudi Riyal, UK Pound Sterling, U.A.E. Dirham, European Euro, and other foreign currencies in Pakistan open market on September 24, 2023 (Sunday).
Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||372.5||376|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||37.93||38.28|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||174.23||176.23|
KARACHI – The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs 214,700 on Sunday. The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs184,070.
Likewise, 10 grams of 22k gold were being traded for Rs168,730 while a single tola of 22-karat gold was being sold at Rs196,807.
Note: The gold rate in Pakistan is fluctuating according to the international market so the price is never been fixed. The below rates are provided by local gold markets and Sarafa Markets of different cities.
|Lahore||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Karachi||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Islamabad||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Peshawar||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Quetta||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Sialkot||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Attock||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Gujranwala||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Jehlum||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Multan||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Gujrat||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Nawabshah||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Chakwal||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Hyderabad||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Nowshehra||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Sargodha||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Faisalabad||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|
|Mirpur||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,611|