KARACHI – Achieving a major milestone in auto sector, Pakistan Sunday unveiled its first locally-manufactured electric car at a ceremony in the port city on the eve of Independence Day.
The prototype car, which is dubbed as NUR-E 75, was manufactured with the collective efforts of Dice Foundation, universities and the private sector while its booking for public is expected to be opened in late 2024.
The NED University of Engineering and Technology has developed battery pack for the vehicle that is equipped with advanced features.
The Sir Syed University of Engineering has manufactured the chargers for these vehicles, reports said, adding that efforts are also underway to develop faster charges that will be helpful in reducing charging time.
Good news for Pakistan one after another Alhumdulillah, Pakistan’s first Electric car NUR-E75 unveiled in Karachi . Pakistan launched its first electrical vehical a day ahead of India’s first electric car. Pakistan Zindabad.🇵🇰#IndependenceDay #ElectricVehicles #PakistanAt75 pic.twitter.com/hlh8EAYeEv— Danish Aftab (@danishaftab4246) August 14, 2022
The electric vehicle will be able to cover a distance of 210km at a speed of 120 kmph while it takes eight hours to get fully charged.
The design of the new card has been created by the National College of Arts (NCA).
Dice Foundation Chairman Dr Khurshid Qureshi termed the “Made in Pakistan” car as a milestone for the country’s economic stability.
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 7, 2022 (Tuesday).
Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||331.71||332.41|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||35.08||35.43|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||174.19||176.19|
KARACHI – The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs 202,200 on Tuesday. The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs173,360.
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.
|Lahore||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Karachi||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Islamabad||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Peshawar||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Quetta||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Sialkot||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Attock||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Gujranwala||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Jehlum||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Multan||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Gujrat||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Nawabshah||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Chakwal||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Hyderabad||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Nowshehra||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Sargodha||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Faisalabad||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Mirpur||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|