The top judge arrived at the Karachi registry of the Supreme Court where the resumed hearing a case regarding the privatisation of Pakistan Air Lines (PIA) and fake degrees of pilots.
During the hearing of the case, the CJP Nisar remarked that he had not summoned PM Abbasi as he was a political personality, adding that such breaking news is floated easily.
When the Managing Director of Air Blue, Junaid Khan appeared on behalf of its chief executive officer Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, the Chief Justice remarked that contempt of court proceedings would be initiated against the MD if the airline did not verify degrees of its pilots.
He also ordered the official to deposit Rs50,000 at Fatimid Foundation as a penalty.
While answering the Chief Justice’s questions regarding the case, Junaid said the airline, he was managing, had 101 pilots and overall strength of the staff stood at 251.
Earlier, the Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar was quoted as saying that all the chief executive officers (CEO) of all airlines of the country should appear before the court.
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, according to the media reports, was also summoned as the CEO of airlines company, however, the PM Office denied receiving any summons in this regard.
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 February 1, 2023 (Wednesday).
Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||330.48||331.18|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||33.72||34.07|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||171.35||173.35|
KARACHI – The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs202,000 on Wednesday. The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs173,190.
Likewise, 10 grams of 22k gold were being traded for Rs164,500 while a single tola of 22-karat gold was being sold at Rs 179,100.
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 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Karachi||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Islamabad||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Peshawar||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Quetta||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Sialkot||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Attock||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Gujranwala||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Jehlum||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Multan||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Gujrat||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Nawabshah||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Chakwal||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Hyderabad||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Nowshehra||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Sargodha||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Faisalabad||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|
|Mirpur||PKR 202,000||PKR 2,390|