QUETTA – The polling process for the second phase of the local government elections is underway in 32 districts of Balochistan.
Reports in local media suggest that the polling is underway on reserved seats of municipal corporations, municipal committees, and union councils in 32 districts of the sparsely populated region.
In the second phase, the councilors elected during the first phase would cast their votes for the reserved seats of 7 municipal corporations, 48 municipal committees, and 597 union councils.
The polling process will continue till 5 pm without any break while officials made stern security measures on ECP directive in the polling areas.
The top electoral watchdog has appointed 32 DROs, 131 ROs, 145 AROs, 597 Presiding Officers, and 597 Polling Officers for Balochistan local bodies polls.
In the first phase, the Bhootani Awami panel leads Hub district, Jam Kamal Khan bagged most seats in Lasbela, and the JUI-F leads in Pishin, according to unofficial results.
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 02, 2023 (Thursday).
Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||330.8||331.5|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||34.19||34.54|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||173.25||175.25|
KARACHI – The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs204,900 on Thursday. The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs175,670.
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 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Karachi||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Islamabad||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Peshawar||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Quetta||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Sialkot||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Attock||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Gujranwala||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Jehlum||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Multan||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Gujrat||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Nawabshah||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Chakwal||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Hyderabad||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Nowshehra||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Sargodha||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Faisalabad||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|
|Mirpur||PKR 204,900||PKR 2,420|