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Four policemen martyred, as many injured in Lakki Marwat terror attack

09:12 AM | 18 Dec, 2022
Four policemen martyred, as many injured in Lakki Marwat terror attack
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PESHAWAR – At least four policemen were martyred and four others wounded as terrorists attacked Bargai police station in Lakki Marwat ten minutes past midnight on Sunday.

Reports in local media suggest some terrorists attacked the police station from two sides which led to an exchange of gunfire that left four policemen dead and as many injured. Rockets and grenades were used to break into the police station.

Militants managed to flee after killing the law enforcers. Soon after the incident, forces launched a search operation in the area.

The martyred cops include Moharar sepoy Ibrahim, sepoy Imran, sepoy Sabz Ali and Elite Force official Khairur Rehman. Gul Sahib Khan, sepoy Bilqiyaz, sepoy Ameer Nawaz and sepoy Farman Ullah were injured in the attack, and were shifted to a local medical facility for treatment.

At least 105 police personnel were martyred in more than a hundred militant attacks in 2022 in the country's northwestern region bordering Afghanistan while the Taliban government has hardly had any control over terror groups.

Islamabad strengthened its border with war torn country and taking all measures to thwart the designs from Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan as acts of terrorism are increasing. The attacks escalated as TTP declared the end of the ceasefire.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk

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Pakistani rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 27 Feb 2024

Pakistani currency remains largely stable against US dollar in the open market on February 27, 2024 (Tuesday).

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.4 for buying and 282.3 for selling.

Euro currently stands at 303 for buying and 306 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 351.5 for buying, and 355 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 76.7.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 27 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.4 282.3
Euro EUR 303 306
UK Pound Sterling GBP 351.5 355
U.A.E Dirham AED 76 76.7
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.2 75
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 742.91 750.91
Canadian Dollar CAD 207 209
China Yuan CNY 38.82 39.22
Danish Krone DKK 40.56 40.96
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 905.46 914.46
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.49 59.09
New Zealand Dollar NZD 173.05 175.05
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.36
 
26.66
Omani Riyal OMR 725.54 733.54
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.74 77.44
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 27.04 27.34
Swiss Franc CHF 317 319.5
Thai Bhat THB 7.76 7.91

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