Peshawar Zalmi ropes in world famous Dr Zafar Iqbal as medical adviser

Sarfraz Ali 02:39 PM | 13 Oct, 2017
Peshawar Zalmi ropes in world famous Dr Zafar Iqbal as medical adviser
LAHORE - Pakistan Super League (PSL) champion Peshawar Zalmi have appointed renowned medical practitioner Dr Zafar Iqbal as its medical adviser for upcoming events.

Iqbal has served as first team doctor with soccer teams including Liverpool FC from 2010 to 2015. He also provided his services to the Tottenham Hotspur and is currently affiliated with Crystal Palace team since July 2015.

Moreover, the medic has worked with some of world's top football players, including Steven Gerrard, Luis Suarez, Gareth Bale and Philipe Coutinho.

As Liverpool's first team doctor, Dr Zafar won the Asian Football Award. He has been promoting physical activity and a healthy lifestyle among the South Asian community for a long time now.

Welcoming the celebrated doctor, Peshawar Zalmi Chairman Javed Afridi termed the inclusion of Zafar as an asset for the team.

He hoped that Iqbal would add to the fitness and performance of Zalmi players in the future.

On the other hand, Dr Zafar in a video message thanked the administration of Zalmi group for posing confidence in him.

Peshawar Zalmi is one of the top teams that took part in the successive editions of Pakistan Super League.

The Peshawar Zalmi led by Shahid Afridi became champions in the latest, third edition of PSL concluded in March 2017.

After the victory, the Zalmi group extended its wings to explore international genre with the launch of Zalmi global and Benoni Zalmi.

Sarfraz Ali
Sarfraz Ali

Sarfraz Ali is working as Editor Web for Daily Pakistan. He earned a postgraduate degree in Mass Communication from IUB and diploma in International Print Journalism from Thomson Foundation UK. He regularly writes on ...


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 03, 2023 (Friday).

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar ‎USD 272.25 273.25
Euro EUR 297.32 297.65
UK Pound Sterling GBP 333.31 333.61
U.A.E Dirham AED 73.03 73.33
Saudi Riyal SAR 71.49 71.80
Australian Dollar AUD 188.9 191.3
Bahrain Dinar BHD 712.73 720.73
Canadian Dollar CAD 200.95 203.15
China Yuan CNY 39.67 40.07
Danish Krone DKK 39.11 39.51
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 34.19 34.54
Indian Rupee INR 3.28 3.39
Japanese Yen JPY 2.5 2.54
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 877.76 886.76
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 62.83 63.43
New Zealand Dollar NZD 173.25 175.25
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.76 27.09
Omani Riyal OMR 696.08 704.08
Qatari Riyal ‎QAR 73.62 74.32
Singapore Dollar SGD 204 206
Swedish Korona SEK 25.61 25.91
Swiss Franc CHF 291.69 294.19
Thai Bhat THB 8.15 8.3

KARACHI – The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs 212,900 on Friday. The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs182,530.

Likewise, 10 grams of 22k gold were being traded for Rs167,318 while a single tola of 22-karat gold was being sold at Rs 195,157.

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.

City Gold Silver
Lahore PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Karachi PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Islamabad PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Peshawar PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Quetta PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Sialkot PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Attock PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Gujranwala PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Jehlum PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Multan PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Bahawalpur PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Gujrat PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Nawabshah PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Chakwal PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Hyderabad PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Nowshehra PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Sargodha PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Faisalabad PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420
Mirpur PKR 212,900 PKR 2,420


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