Palestine marks deadly Eid-ul-Fitr as death toll soars to 69 amid Israeli attacks

12:14 PM | 13 May, 2021
Palestine marks deadly Eid-ul-Fitr as death toll soars to 69 amid Israeli attacks

JERUSALEM – The death toll in Palestine has soared to 69 on Thursday as oppressed Palestinians woke up to mark Eid-ul-Fitr amid bombardment from Israeli forces.

Despite the deadly attacks from Jewish authorities, an estimated 100,000 worshipers gathered at the holy site to perform the Eid prayers.

As per the latest updates from Gaza, Israeli forces ramp up airstrikes and bomb police headquarters along with security buildings while 69 Palestinians have been killed so far including 17 minors.

Amid the heavy bombardment on various locations in Gaza, heavy damage has also been reported near the residential areas, including the leveling of multistory buildings.

Meanwhile, Hamas announced the death of its Gaza City commander along with other senior members of the group during an Israeli airstrike. The recent attacks also razed the national security office of Hamas.

A report of an Arab newspaper stated that a pregnant woman, Reema Telbani, and her child were killed in an Israeli attack on their home in Gaza City’s Tel al-Hawa neighborhood. Attack on Gaza’s Sheikh Zayed neighborhood buried an elderly couple under the rubble.

Hamas, during the retaliation, also launched a barrage of rockets into Israel after Israeli missiles destroyed the third tower in the besieged coastal territory in which at least seven Israelis, including one minor, have also been killed. According to the Israeli army, at least 1,500 rockets have been fired at Israel and they have added reinforcements near the enclave’s eastern lands.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Currency Rates in Pakistan - Pakistani Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Dirham, Riyal 13 June 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 13, 2024 (Thursday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.6 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 296 and selling rate is 299 while British Pound rate is 350.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75 and Saudi Riyal at 75.9.

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.6 280.65
Euro EUR 296 299
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.5 353
U.A.E Dirham AED 75 75.9
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.1 73.85
Australian Dollar AUD 182 184
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.88 748.88
Canadian Dollar CAD 204 206
China Yuan CNY 38.38 38.78
Danish Krone DKK 40.14 40.54
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.66 36.01
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.19 917.19
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.3 59.9
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.79 172.79
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.97 26.27
Omani Riyal OMR 723.52 731.52
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.42 77.12
Singapore Dollar SGD 203.5 205.5
Swedish Korona SEK 26.4 26.7
Swiss Franc CHF 309.94 312.44
Thai Bhat THB 7.56 7.71


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