Army troops arrived Lahore for Muharram security duties

10:09 PM | 16 Oct, 2015
Army troops arrived Lahore for Muharram security duties
LAHORE (Web Desk) - Pak Army troops will provide security during Muharram mourning processions and Majalis.

According to ISPR the Army troops riding on dozens of vehicles to the sensitive places, the courts flag marched on the main routes of public meetings.

Army will assist law enforcement agencies and the armed forces to keep peace in the city.

Under the plan, the Army and Rangers will remain deployed in the city from Muharram 7 to 10.

The police have written a letter to Punjab Home Department for suspending the mobile phone service.

As many as 10,000 policemen will be deployed to provide security to 616 mourning processions and 5,700 Majalis.

The police have declared 870 places as sensitive. Pillion riding will be banned in all cities.

The mourning processions will be monitored through drones. Leaves of cops deployed for operation duties have been cancelled.


Today Open Market Currency Rates - Pak Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Riyal - 23 June 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 23, 2024 (Saturday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.7 for buying and 280.85 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 294.3 and selling rate is 297.9 while British Pound rate is 352 for buying, and 355.5 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75 and Saudi Riyal at 72.85.

Currency Rates in Pakistan

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.7 280.85
Euro EUR 294.3 297.9
UK Pound Sterling GBP 352 355.5
U.A.E Dirham AED 75 75.8
Saudi Riyal SAR 72.85 73.6
Australian Dollar AUD 182.2 184
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.98 748.98
Canadian Dollar CAD 202 204
China Yuan CNY 38.4 38.8
Danish Krone DKK 40.15 40.55
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.68 36.03
Indian Rupee INR 3.34 3.45
Japanese Yen JPY 1.9 1.98
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.7 917.7
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.07 59.67
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.98 172.98
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.38 26.68
Omani Riyal OMR 723.75 731.75
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.53 77.23
Singapore Dollar SGD 202 204
Swedish Korona SEK 26.68 26.98
Swiss Franc CHF 315.21 317.71
Thai Bhat THB 7.59 7.74


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