Rangers arrest key member of robber-gang in Karachi

10:16 PM | 10 May, 2021
Rangers arrest key member of robber-gang in Karachi

KARACHI – Pakistan Rangers (Sindh) on Monday arrested a key member of a robber gang wanted in various cases of robbery, snatching and street crimes.

A joint operation was conducted in Manzoor Colony area of Korangi district when the suspect, Asif Zaman, was arrested while weapons and ammunition were also recovered from his possession.

According to a press release, the suspect could easily be identified in CCTV recordings of robberies in a bakery and dairy shop on M.A. Jinnah road near Anklesaria Hospital on April 3 and 7.

In the video, that went viral on social media, four persons could be seen holding weapons in their hands and looting customers and shop employees.

During preliminary investigation, the suspect has confessed his involvement in over 200 crimes in different areas of Karachi.

Rangers has already arrested his accomplices Malik Zeeshan.

The suspect and recovered weapons and ammunition were handed over to police for further legal proceedings while raids were being conducted to arrest other members of the gang.


PKR exchange rate to US dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 21 Feb 2024

Pakistani currency remains stable against US dollar and other currencies in the open market on February 21, 2024 (Wednesday).

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.6 for buying and 282.4 for selling.

Euro comes down to 300 for buying and 303 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 350.5 for buying, and 354 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.15 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.35.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 21 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.6 282.4
Euro EUR 300 303
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.5 354
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.15 76.9
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.35 75.1
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 743.32 751.32
Canadian Dollar CAD 207 209
China Yuan CNY 38.89 39.29
Danish Krone DKK 40.38 40.78
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.74 36.09
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 902.41 911.41
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 725.96 733.96
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.76 77.46
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 26.53 26.83
Swiss Franc CHF 316.9 319.4
Thai Bhat THB 7.93 8.08


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