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EX DG FIA Tariq Khosa becomes first Pakistani to elected in International body on crimes

11:19 AM | 15 Oct, 2020
EX DG FIA Tariq Khosa becomes first Pakistani to elected in International body on crimes

LAHORE - Pakistan named another impressive achievement in Vienna based Alliance of NGOs on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice as former DG FIA, Tariq Khosa elected as a member of the board of directors in a general assembly held on Wednesday.

He was elected for a period for a three- year term.

As per the report of The News, this is for the first time that a Pakistani has been elected as a member board of directors.

Affiliated with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the Anti-Crime Alliance builds community resilience against organised crime and promotes international civil society collaboration.

He also held the honour of being elected ‘Member’ to the France-based Interpol Executive Committee where he represented the Asia Pacific region from 2009 to 2012 while serving as DG FIA and Federal Secretary Narcotic Control.

Khosa also contributed to drafting National Action Plan in 2014 after the attack on Army Public School, Peshawar.

“The Faltering State” and “Inconvenient Truths” are two of the notable books of Tariq Khosa that focus on the internal security and governance challenges facing Pakistan.

Since his retirement from government in 2011, he was in the advisory to the UNODC Pakistan and has helped develop the provincial rule.

It is pertinent that a day earlier, Pakistan also achieved by getting re-elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council with an overwhelming majority despite Indian opposition.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Pakistani rupee rate against US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Riyal - Check 14 April forex rates

Pakistani currency remains unchanged against US dollar and other currencies in open market on April 14, 2024.

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

On Sunday, the US dollar was being quoted at 277.5 for buying and 280.5 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 - 14 April 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.5 280.5
Euro EUR 299.95 302.9
UK Pound Sterling GBP 349.5 353
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.45
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.3 74.05
Australian Dollar AUD 182.7 184.5
Bahrain Dinar BHD 739.38 747.38
Canadian Dollar CAD 204 206.2
China Yuan CNY 38.45 38.85
Danish Krone DKK 40.45 40.85
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.57 35.92
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.86
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 903.91 912.91
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.92 59.52
New Zealand Dollar NZD 167.63 169.63
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.38 25.68
Omani Riyal OMR 722.1 730.1
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.35 77.05
Singapore Dollar SGD 206 208
Swedish Korona SEK 25.72 26.02
Swiss Franc CHF 307.11 309.61
Thai Bhat THB 7.61 7.76


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