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Major plan to attack Asif, Nisar, and other politicians foiled

10:40 PM | 13 Aug, 2015
Major plan to attack Asif, Nisar, and other politicians foiled

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) -  A major plan of attack intended to target four federal ministers and Awami Muslim League's Sheikh Raheed has been thwarted, according to security forces sources.

Sources said that Defence Minister Khawaja Asif, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique, Petroleum Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, and Awami Muslim League (AML) Chief, Sheikh Rasheed were the planned targets, Geo News reported. 

The attack plan came to light following rounding up of 30 suspected terrorists from Islamabad, Rawalpindi and Taxila by security forces.

According to security forces sources, the suspects taken into custody belong to banned organisations.


PKR exchange rate to US dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 13 April 2024 Forex Rates

Pakistani currency remains largely same against US dollar and other currencies in open market on April 13, 2024.

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

On Saturday, the US dollar was being quoted at 277.4 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro was quoted at 299.95 for buying and 302.9 for selling while British Pound stands at 349.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.45 and Saudi Riyal's new rates was at 73.30. 

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 12 April 2024


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