Man held for robbing citizens in guise of road accidents 

09:15 PM | 8 May, 2024
Man held for robbing citizens in guise of road accidents 

LAHORE – Police on Wednesday arrested a robber who pretended to cause an accident in order to rob the citizens.

The Safe City has released a video of a robber in which he can be seen attempting to rob a citizen. 

At a traffic signal, a motorbike-riding robber deliberately hit a car from behind. Using the accident as an excuse, the robber got the citizens out of the car.

As soon as they got out of the car, the robber attempted to rob them at gunpoint. When the passengers in the car resisted, the robber fired a shot. Hearing the gunshot, Dolphin Squad personnel on patrol arrived at the scene.

Upon seeing the Dolphin Squad, the robber tried to flee, but the Safe City virtual patrol officer tracked the robber using cameras.

Following Safe City's indication, the Dolphin Force pursued and arrested the suspect. They have registered a case against him and begun legal proceedings.

A Safe Cities spokesperson advised citizens to immediately call 15 in case of any emergency.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Currency Rates in Pakistan - PKR to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal - 21 June 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 21, 2024 (Friday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.6 for buying and 280.75 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 297 and selling rate is 299.5 while British Pound rate is 350.5 for buying, and 354 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 74.80 and Saudi Riyal at 72.75.

Forex Rates

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.6 280.75
Euro EUR 297  299.5 
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.5  354 
U.A.E Dirham AED 74.80  75.6
Saudi Riyal SAR 72.75 73.5
Australian Dollar AUD 181.2 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.91 749.18
Canadian Dollar CAD 203.5 205.5
China Yuan CNY 38.4 38.8
Danish Krone DKK 40.11 40.51
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.68 36.03
Indian Rupee INR 3.34 3.45
Japanese Yen JPY 1.9 1.98
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 907.62 916.62
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.07 59.67
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.98 172.98
Norwegians Krone NOK 28.83 29.13
Omani Riyal OMR 723.62 731.62
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.53 77.23
Singapore Dollar SGD 202 204
Swedish Korona SEK 26.68 26.98
Swiss Franc CHF 315.08 317.58
Thai Bhat THB 7.59 7.74


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