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Parvez Elahi to contest by-election on provincial assembly seat 

07:03 PM | 14 Mar, 2024
Parvez Elahi to contest by-election on provincial assembly seat 

LAHORE – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) President Chaudhry Parvez Elahi has announced his candidacy for an upcoming by-election.

According to the media reports, former Punjab chief minister Parvez Elahi intends to contest from Punjab Assembly constituency PP-32 in Gujrat.

This seat became vacant after Chaudhry Salik Hussain was sworn in as a Member of the National Assembly. The nomination papers bearing Parvez Elahi's signature are being prepared for submission for the by-election.

The stage is set for by-elections on 12 constituencies in Punjab on April 21. These by-elections will fill seats vacated by prominent figures such as Shehbaz Sharif of Kasur, Maryam Nawaz of Lahore (NA-119), Abdul Aleem Khan, and Hamza Shehbaz.

The by-elections will cover four provincial assembly constituencies and one national assembly constituency. 

Polling will take place in Sheikhupura, Gujrat, Talagang, Wazirabad, Narowal, Bhakkar, Rahim Yar Khan, and DG Khan.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk

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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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