Court hands over Mushtaq Raisani to NAB on 14 days remand

10:16 PM | 7 May, 2016
Court hands over Mushtaq Raisani to NAB on 14 days remand
QUETTA (Web Desk) - A court in Quetta handed over the suspended finance secretary, Mushtaq Ahmed Raisani to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on 14 days remand.

Over 700 million cash and bonds including local and foreign currency was recovered from the house of Raisani and apart from; gold jewellery weighing several kilograms was also recovered from his house yesterday.

The court accepted the NAB’s plea.

DG National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Balochistan Major (rted.) Tariq Mehmood said at least Rs. 651.8 million was recovered from the finance secretary’s house in a Friday's raid.

Read more: VIDEO: Rs 70 crore recovered from Balochistan Finance Secretary’s house

Raisani was arrested during a raid at his office in the civil secretariat on Friday.

The finance department was sealed during the raid while officials searched all rooms to sift through records, sources said, adding that records of the finance department were also seized for further investigation.

Raisani, an influential bureaucrat in Balochistan, has served as the secretary finance for the last few years. He served in the same position during the Pakistan People’s Party government's term as well.



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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