Pakistani bodybuilders bag two medals at European Championship in Budapest

09:35 AM | 19 May, 2024
Pakistani bodybuilders bag two medals at European Championship in Budapest
Source: PBBFOfficialPage/FB

Two Pakistani bodybuilders made the nation proud, clinching medals at third European Bodybuilding Championship held in Budapest, Hungary.

The South Asian country made its debut in the international tournament, with Arsalan Baig securing silver medal in the Sports Physique category and Shehzad Qureshi claiming the bronze medal in the Bodybuilding category.

The European Bodybuilding championship event was organized by Hungarian Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Federation (HBPSF), and garnered huge support from Hungarian government.

After the feat, General Secretary of Pakistan Bodybuilding Federation (PBBF) Sohail Anwar hailed winners and participants for their outstanding performance.

Pakistan's envoy to Hungary, Asif Hussain Memon, also lauded the efforts of the bodybuilders.

Meanwhile, Arsalan Baig, and Shehzad Qureshi expressed excitement about historic win in Europe, showcasing the talent and dedication for sports.

Several Pakistani bodybuilders including Yahya Butt, Salman Ahmed, Masoom Butt have notably excelled in championships organized by World Bodybuilding and IFBB.

So far, Pakistani bodybuilders have brought 97 medals which are a source of pride for the PBBF, which remains confident that its bodybuilders and athletes will continue to excel on the international stage.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Currency Rates in Pakistan - Pak Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal - 25 June 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 25, 2024 (Tuesday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.5 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 293.5 and selling rate is 297.2 while British Pound rate is 348.5 for buying, and 351.45 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.05 and Saudi Riyal at 72.95.

Currency Rates in Pakistan

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.5 280.65
Euro EUR 293.5 297.2
UK Pound Sterling GBP 348.5 351.45
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.05 75.85
Saudi Riyal SAR 72.95 73.85
Australian Dollar AUD 182.2 184
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.58 748.58
Canadian Dollar CAD 203 205
China Yuan CNY 38.35 38.75
Danish Krone DKK 39.91 40.31
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.67 36.02
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.9 1.98
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 907.74 916.74
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.07 59.67
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.38 172.38
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.38 26.68
Omani Riyal OMR 723.26 731.26
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.5 77.2
Singapore Dollar SGD 72.95 73.85
Swedish Korona SEK 26.5 26.8
Swiss Franc CHF 311.53 314.03
Thai Bhat THB 7.58 7.73


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