RAWALPINDI – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa expressed the hope on Friday the Taliban would fulfill the promises they made to the international community on women's and human rights.
According to a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the Army chief made these remarks during a visit to the Pakistan Military Academy (PMA), Kakul.
Besides reviewing the flag presentation parade as chief guest, the COAS awarded Battalion Standard to 4th Pakistan Battalion, which was raised on October 10, 2016.
Speaking on the occasion, COAS Bajwa said: "We expect the Taliban will fulfill promises to the global community on women's and human rights and Afghan territory won’t be used against any other country".
The COAS said Pakistan wanted peace and progress in the country and the region.
“Pakistan’s sincere efforts to promote and support the Afghan process manifest our vision for a peaceful, economically integrated and prosperous region.”
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Pakistan Military Academy (PMA) Kakul today and reviewed the flag presentation parade as chief guest, according to the Inter-Services Public Relations (@OfficialDGISPR).#PakistanArmy #ISPR #DailyPakistan pic.twitter.com/LcIEWsz8vY— Daily Pakistan Global (@dailypakistangl) August 20, 2021
He said that Pakistan “unambiguously and repeatedly” urged the global community to play its role in an inclusive and unbiased Afghan peace process. “Pakistan has paid a huge price for instability in Afghanistan,” Gen Bajwa added.
”Despite its own economic challenges, Pakistan has hosted over 3 million Afghan refugees for more than four decades.”
He vowed that Pakistan would continue to play its role for peace and stability in Afghanistan that were “direly needed for the entire region and in particular our Afghan brethren.”
He hailed PMA’s role as the premier training institution of the Pakistan Army and commended the faculty and staff for maintaining high standards of training and grooming the young leaders that form the backbone of the army.
Dilating upon future challenges in view of changing dynamics of warfare, according to ISPR, the COAS advised the cadets to wholeheartedly focus on training and remain abreast of the latest advancements in technology to prove equal to the task.
“The Pakistan Army is proud of its young officers who continue to lead their men from the front with courage and devotion to defend the freedom of motherland,” he was quoted by the military’s media wing as saying.
KARACHI - Following are the foreign currency exchange rates for US Dollar, Saudi Riyal, UK Pound Sterling, U.A.E. Dirham, European Euro, and other foreign currencies in Pakistan open market on January 28, 2023 (Saturday).
Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||313||316|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||30.94||31.29|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||156.69||158.69|
KARACHI – The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs204,100 on Saturday. The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs174,990.
Likewise, 10 grams of 22k gold were being traded for Rs157,300 while a single tola of 22-karat gold was being sold at Rs 178,500.
Note: The gold rate in Pakistan is fluctuating according to the international market so the price is never been fixed. The below rates are provided by local gold markets and Sarafa Markets of different cities.
|Lahore||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Karachi||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Islamabad||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Peshawar||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Quetta||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Sialkot||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Attock||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Gujranwala||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Jehlum||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Multan||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Gujrat||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Nawabshah||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Chakwal||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Hyderabad||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Nowshehra||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Sargodha||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Faisalabad||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|
|Mirpur||PKR 204,100||PKR 2,220|