ISLAMABAD – Black Caps are all set to tour Pakistan for the multi-format series, as they are the third high-profile team to visit the South Asian country after Australia and England.
The foreign team is set to land in Pakistan in the second leg of the tour. Ahead of their visit, Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) pledged full proof and ‘world-class security’. The visiting side will stay at a hotel in Islamabad and travel to the Pindi Cricket Stadium in heavy security for matches.
The capital force make Volte face as they had declined to provide security, citing a lack of resources. ICT apprised PCB not to have resources to provide security as police personnel are deployed in several activities related to Ramadan, including distribution of free flour and census duty.
In a recent statement, Islamabad’s top cop Dr. Akbar Nasir Khan said police will provide end-to-end foolproof and World class security to New Zealand Cricket Team during their forthcoming visit.
Islamabad Capital Police is fully equipped and shall provide end to end fool proof and World class security to New Zealand Cricket Team during their forthcoming visit.— Islamabad Police (@ICT_Police) April 9, 2023
Islamabad Capital Police has provided the highest level of security during the visit of the English cricket…
He recalled providing the highest level of security during the visit of the English cricket team and PSL 8 in 2022-23.
Team Green will host Kiwis for five T20s starting next week April 14, followed by five ODIs. One ODI and two T20Is will be played in Rawalpindi.
Pakistani rupee continue to witness further losses against US dollar in the open market on despite positive economic indicators and massive surge in Stock Market.
On Tuesday, the dollar was being quoted at 285.1 for selling and 288.15 for buying purposes for customers.
Euro price moves down by Rs2 to 312 for buying and 315 for selling. British Pound rate stands at 358.5 for buying, and 362 for selling after increase.
UAE Dirham AED stands at 78 whereas the Saudi Riyal also witnessed fall and new price stands at 76.25.
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||358.5||362|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||36.24||36.59|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||173.44||175.44|
KARACHI – Gold continues to move upward in local market amid surge in international rates.
On Tuesday, the single tola of 24 Karat gold was available at Rs217,600, and the price for 10-gram gold saw increase of Rs943 to reach Rs186,557.
Globally, yellow metal went up by $12 to settle at $2,015 per ounce.
Last week, per tola gold price increased by Rs800 per tola, and it hovers around two month high.
|Lahore||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Karachi||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Islamabad||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Peshawar||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Quetta||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Sialkot||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Attock||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Gujranwala||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Jehlum||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Multan||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Gujrat||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Nawabshah||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Chakwal||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Hyderabad||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Nowshehra||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Sargodha||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Faisalabad||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Mirpur||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|