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Shahid Chaudhry – Meet first Pakistani man to become judge in Canada

04:52 PM | 20 Feb, 2024
Shahid Chaudhry – Meet first Pakistani man to become judge in Canada
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KARACHI – Shahid Chaudhry, the Pakistani origin man, has become the first from the South Asian country to be appointed as a judge in the higher courts of Canada.

Shahid Chaudhry, who settled in Canada around 25 years ago, has been appointed in the Ontario Court of Justice.

His wife Maliha Shahid is also serving as the deputy mayor of Whitby, which is located in Southern Ontario east of Ajax and west of Oshawa

Chaudhry originally hails from Burewala city of Punjab and he had completed his degree in electrical engineering from University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore.

He got his post-graduate degree from Osgoode Hall Law School, Canada. He has also been a member of various committees in Canada. 

The newly appointed judge has also served as a consultant of Canadian Immigration and Citizenship laws in 2011.


Currency Rates in Pakistan Today - Pakistani rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 19 April 2024

Pakistani currency saw minor adjustment against global currencies on April 19, 2024. US dollar was being quoted at 277.4 for buying and 280.4 for selling.

Euro comes down to 293 for buying and 296 for selling while British Pound stands at 342.25 for buying, and 345.65 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.2 and Saudi Riyal's new rates was at 73.30.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 19 April 2024

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar ‎USD 277.4 280.4
Euro EUR 293 296
UK Pound Sterling GBP 342.25 345.65
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.2 75.9
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.3 74.05
Australian Dollar AUD 181 182.8
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.09 748.09
Canadian Dollar CAD 201 203
China Yuan CNY 38.44 38.84
Danish Krone DKK 39.69 40.09
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.53 35.88
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.86 1.94
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 902.64 911.64
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.08 58.68
New Zealand Dollar NZD 164.22 166.22
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.31 25.61
Omani Riyal OMR 722.87 730.87
Qatari Riyal ‎QAR 76.45 77.15
Singapore Dollar SGD 204.5 206.5
Swedish Korona SEK 25.31 25.61
Swiss Franc CHF 305.08 307.58
Thai Bhat THB 7.56 7.71


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