Shiv Sena hooliganism in India sparks protests across Pakistan

02:43 PM | 20 Oct, 2015
Shiv Sena hooliganism in India sparks protests across Pakistan
LAHORE (Ihsan Qadir) - Hindu extremist group Shiv Sena hooliganism, which disrupted talks between cricket officials of both India and Pakistan, has forced people across the country to come on streets and protest the extremist group.

Shiv Sena goons on early Monday stormed BCCI office in Mumbai to protest talks between Pakistan and India cricket board chiefs.



After the attack, ICC pulled Pakistani empire Aleem Dar from India-South Africa series and Pakistani commentators Shoaib Akhtar and Wasim Akram had to leave India.

Read more: PCB, BCCI chiefs hold talks in New Delhi despite Shiv Sena attack

In this connection, people from all walks of life have started protesting Shiv Sena’s anti-Pakistan stance and anti-cricket policy.


In Lahore, people gathered at Qaddafi Stadium, GPO Chowk, Lahore Press Club and many other sites to protest Shiv Sena.

People shouted pro-Pakistan and anti-India slogans. They shouted: “Down Moodi Sarkar, Down Shiv Sena, T20 World Cup in India unacceptable, Long Live Shahyar Khan.”

In Multan, cricket players stopped match in the stadium and chanted slogans against Shiv Sena.

In Gujranwala, traders held a demonstration to protest Indian Prime Minister Nareendar Modi’s anti-Pakistan policies.

Also read: “Shahryar Khan go back”: Shiv Sena attacks Indian Cricket Board in Mumbai

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


US Dollar, Euro, Dirham, Pound, Riyal Rate in Pakistan Today - Currency Rates 20 July 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on July 20, 2024 (Saturday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 279.15 for buying and 280.85 for selling. Euro's buying rate remains stable at 301.35 and selling rate is 303.25.

British Pound rate is 354.85 for buying, and 358.35 for selling. UAE Dirham AED was at 76.5 and Saudi Riyal lowered to 73.70.

Currency Rates Today

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.15 280.85
Euro EUR 301.35 303.25
UK Pound Sterling GBP 354.85 358.35
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.5 77.25
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.7 74.42
Australian Dollar AUD 184.75 186.55
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741.15 749.15
Canadian Dollar CAD 203.5 205.5
China Yuan CNY 38.35 38.75
Danish Krone DKK 40.05 40.45
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 36.05 36.05
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.25 917.35
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.95 59.75
New Zealand Dollar NZD 169.24 171.24
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.04 26.34
Omani Riyal OMR 722.87 730.89
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.39 77.09
Singapore Dollar SGD 202 204
Swedish Korona SEK 26.4 26.7
Swiss Franc CHF 309.05 311.55
Thai Bhat THB 7.5 7.65


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