Reception held in honour of Pakistan hockey team

05:22 PM | 14 Nov, 2018
Reception held in honour of Pakistan hockey team
LAHORE - Pakistan hockey team's recent long-awaited victory at the Asian Champions Trophy in Oman was acknowledged at a dinner reception on Tuesday night here at a local hotel.

Pervez Bhandara, the former President Punjab Hockey Association, arranged the reception which was sponsored by Mian Hussain Nasir, the owner of Rolustech.

Apart from the players and the management of the team, the event was attended among others by the PHF President Brig (r) Khalid Khokhar, PHF Secretary Shahbaz Ahmed, World Cup-winning captain Islahuddin, legendary forward & grand slam winner Hassan Sardar, Olympic gold medalists Taqueer Dar and Ayaz Mahmood and World Cup winner Tahir Zaman.

Mian Hussain Nisar recalled Pakistan hockey's glorious past. He congratulated the squad for their win at the Asian Champions Trophy.

All the players and the members of the team management were presented shields by Rolustech. The President PHF, Brig (r) Khalid Khokhar, Pervez Bhandara and Taqueer Dar also spoke on the

They all thanked Mian Hussain Nisar for honoring the hockey team and said that such gestures would spur the boys to work even harder to achieve glory at the forthcoming World Cup in India.

Later, Mian Hussain Nasir was presented with a hockey stick and a shirt, signed by Pakistan's winning squad of the Asian Champions Trophy.

The author is working as Editor Digital Media for Daily Pakistan and can be reached @ItsSarfrazAli.


Currency Rates Today - Pakistani Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal - 14 July 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on July 14, 2024 (Sunday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 279.8 for buying and 280.75 for selling. Euro's buying rate moves up to 301.25 and selling rate is 303.15.

British Pound rate is 355.15 for buying, and 358.65 for selling. UAE Dirham AED was at 76.5 and Saudi Riyal lowered to 73.65.

Currency Rates Today

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.8 280.75
Euro EUR 301.25  303.15
UK Pound Sterling GBP 355.15 358.65
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.5 77.25
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.65 74.37
Australian Dollar AUD 184.55 186.35
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741 749
Canadian Dollar CAD 203.75 205.75
China Yuan CNY 38.35 38.75
Danish Krone DKK 40.05 40.45
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.43
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.25 917.35
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.95 59.75
New Zealand Dollar NZD 169.24 171.24
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.04 26.34
Omani Riyal OMR 722.87 730.89
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.39 77.09
Singapore Dollar SGD 202 204
Swedish Korona SEK 26.5 26.8
Swiss Franc CHF 309.15 311.65
Thai Bhat THB 7.5 7.65


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