PPP's Sardar Saleem Haider sworn in as Punjab governor 

05:53 PM | 10 May, 2024
PPP's Sardar Saleem Haider sworn in as Punjab governor 
Source: Social media

LAHORE – Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Sardar Saleem Haider on Friday took oath as Punjab governor, replacing outgoing Balighur Rehman.  

Lahore High Court (LHC) Chief Justice Shehzad Malik administered oath to Haider at a ceremony attended by various PPP leaders. 

Earlier this month, PPP, the key coalition partner of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) in Centre and Punjab, had nominated Sardar Saleem Haider for the slot

Haider had also confirmed the development to media, stating that PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has informed him about the good news 

He was currently serving as PPP Rawalpindi Division’s president. He was elected to National Assembly in 2008 elections and has served as state minister for defence production. 

The Bilawal-led party already holds key constitutional posts, including the President of Pakistan and Senate chairman, following the Feb 8 General elections. 


Pakistani Rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 19 June 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 19, 2024 (Wednesday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.50 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 296 and selling rate is 299 while British Pound rate is 349.7 for buying, and 353.25 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 74.80 and Saudi Riyal at 72.80.

Forex Rates 

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.50 280.65
Euro EUR 296.00 299.00
UK Pound Sterling GBP 349.70 353.25
U.A.E Dirham AED 74.80 75.60
Saudi Riyal SAR 72.80 73.55
Australian Dollar AUD 182.00 184.00
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741.18 749.18
Canadian Dollar CAD 204.00 206.00
China Yuan CNY 38.43 38.83
Danish Krone DKK 40.18 40.58
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.66 36.01
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.90 1.98
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 909.34 909.34
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.30 59.90
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.79 172.79
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.97 26.27
Omani Riyal OMR 723.88 731.88
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.42 77.12
Singapore Dollar SGD 203.65 205.65
Swedish Korona SEK 26.40 26.70
Swiss Franc CHF 311.90 314.40
Thai Bhat THB 7.58 7.73


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