MUZAFFARABAD – Pakistan Peoples Party's (PPP) Sardar Ziaul Qamar bags Azad Jammu and Kashmir’s (AJK) LA-15 by-election on seat rendered vacant after former AJK PM Ilyas Tanveer’s disqualification.
Unofficial results show PPP’s Sardar Zia Qamar on top as he secured 25,755 votes while PML-N’s Mushtaq Ahmed Minhas remained runner-up with 20,485 votes.
The coalition government partners are among several others contesting for the crucial seat.
Former president and PPP Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari felicitated Sardar Qamar for winning the by-polls. The seasoned politician thanked Kahmiris for showing trust in PPP.
Meanwhile, Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz lawmaker Hina Pervaiz Butt accused PPP of rigging in the by-election. In a tweet, the PML-N stalwart said PPP was caught red-handed while rigging in Kashmir, as she shared a clip.
کشمیر میں پیپلز پارٹی کے لوگ دھاندلی کرتے ہوئے رنگے ہاتھوں پکڑے گئے۔۔۔ pic.twitter.com/Oxcx6XOw99— Hina Parvez Butt (@hinaparvezbutt) June 8, 2023
PML-N leader Attaullah Tarar also claimed rigging, that PML-N will win, and that polling is completed 80-90 percent at some stations.
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 25, 2023 (Monday).
Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||372.5||376|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||317||320|
|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 Monday. 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 2,590|
|Karachi||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Islamabad||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Peshawar||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Quetta||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Sialkot||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Attock||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Gujranwala||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Jehlum||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Multan||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Gujrat||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Nawabshah||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Chakwal||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Hyderabad||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Nowshehra||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Sargodha||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Faisalabad||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Mirpur||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|