After Punjab, Naan and roti prices go down in Islamabad

04:25 PM | 15 Apr, 2024
After Punjab, Naan and roti prices go down in Islamabad
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ISLAMABAD – Authorities in the capital city has also announced a decrease in prices of “Tandoor naan and roti” to provide relief to masses. 

The deputy commissioner office has issued a notification in this regard while all assistant commissioners and price control magistrate have been directed to ensure the implementation of new rates. 

The notification states the price of Tandori roti (100 grams) has been fixed at Rs16 while the naan (120 grams) will be sold for Rs20 with immediate effect. 

A day earlier, the Punjab government decreased the roti price from Rs 20 to Rs16. 

Punjab Chief Minister Maryam Nawaz Sharif issued a message on the social media platform X, saying, "Alhamdulillah, the Punjab government has reduced the price of roti to Rs16."

Maryam Nawaz Sharif stated that all districts of Punjab and relevant departments have been instructed to ensure strict implementation of this decision.

Earlier, The Punjab cabinet on Wednesday set the minimum support price of wheat for 2023-24 at Rs3,900 per 40kg.


Currency Rates in Pakistan Today - Pak Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Dirham, Riyal 22 May 2024

 Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on May 22, 2024 (Wednesday) in open market.

USD to PKR rate today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.15 for buying and 280.05 for selling.

Euro moved down to 297 for buying and 300 for selling while British Pound rate is 349 for buying, and 352.5 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.25 and Saudi Riyal came down to 73.50.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 22 May 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.15 277.15
Euro EUR 297 300
UK Pound Sterling GBP 349 352.5
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.2 75.95
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.45 74.2
Australian Dollar AUD 183 184.8
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.34 748.34
Canadian Dollar CAD 203 205
China Yuan CNY 38.51 38.91
Danish Krone DKK 40.52 40.92
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 3.34 3.45
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 903.3 912.3
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.34 59.94
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.11 172.11
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.92 26.22
Omani Riyal OMR 723.13 731.13
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.42 77.12
Singapore Dollar SGD 203 205
Swedish Korona SEK 25.98 26.28
Swiss Franc CHF 305.97 308.47
Thai Bhat THB 7.67 7.82


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