SSP Aijaz Haider killed in Karachi car attack

12:06 PM | 15 May, 2015
SSP Aijaz Haider killed in Karachi car attack
KARACHI (Web Desk) - Senior police officer Aijaz Haider was killed Friday when unidentified gunmen opened fire on his car in Pehlwan Goth area of Gulistan-e-Jauhar.

According to Senior Superintendent of Police East, unidentified gunmen opened fire on Haider's vehicle near Pehlwan Goth jurisdiction of PS Shahrah-i-Faisal. Subsequently, he was killed whereas his wife sustained injuries in the attack and shifted to nearby hospital Dar us Sehat.

However, local media quoted another senior police official saying that there were three women riding with the police officer, whose identities are yet to ascertain.

Former SP Jails Hyderabad Ijaz Haider was awaiting new appointment as Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP).

Strongly condemning the murder of SSP Ejaz Haider, Prime Minister Nawaz extended his condolences to the bereaved family and directed law enforcement agencies to beef up security in the provincial capital.

He said the ongoing operation in Karachi against militants and criminals would continue till their complete elimination. He also ordered the authorities to arrest the perpetrators of this heinous crime at the earliest and bring them to justice.

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


Currency Rates in Pakistan - PKR to US Dollar, Euro, Dirham, Riyal 18 June 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 18, 2024 (Tuesday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.50 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 296 and selling rate is 299 while British Pound rate is 349.7 for buying, and 353.25 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 74.80 and Saudi Riyal at 72.80.

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.50 280.65
Euro EUR 296.00 299.00
UK Pound Sterling GBP 349.70 353.25
U.A.E Dirham AED 74.80 75.60
Saudi Riyal SAR 72.80 73.55
Australian Dollar AUD 182.00 184.00
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741.18 749.18
Canadian Dollar CAD 204.00 206.00
China Yuan CNY 38.43 38.83
Danish Krone DKK 40.18 40.58
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.66 36.01
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.90 1.98
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 909.34 909.34
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.30 59.90
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.79 172.79
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.97 26.27
Omani Riyal OMR 723.88 731.88
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.42 77.12
Singapore Dollar SGD 203.65 205.65
Swedish Korona SEK 26.40 26.70
Swiss Franc CHF 311.90 314.40
Thai Bhat THB 7.58 7.73


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