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VIDEO: PU students in fear, panic during mock counter-terrorism drill

04:54 PM | 21 Jan, 2016
VIDEO: PU students in fear, panic during mock counter-terrorism drill
LAHORE (Web Desk) - Mock counter-terrorism drill at Punjab University caused fear and panic spread among students. Footage of the mock drill shows terrified students ─ who were unaware of the exercise.

As per details, law enforcement agencies on Thursday conducted a mock counter-terrorism exercise in the university just a day after a terrorists attack on Bacha Khan University Charsadda during which 20 people were killed.


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A video footage of the mock operation shows a group of armed men streaking across university grounds, charging down a hallway and conducting classroom breaches as part of the exercise to clear the premises and evacuate students. PU students can be heard screaming when they spot the 'attackers' and seen fleeing the scene.

Students rushed out of classrooms, clutching their belongings, cellphones glued to their ears, as security forces rehearse their drill at the university's English department.

According to Superintendent Police of the Iqbal Town Division Operation Wing, university administration was informed of the exercise beforehand, the students were not as the purpose of the drill, was to check security forces' responses and preparedness in the event of an emergency.

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Pakistani rupee exchange rate against US dollar, Euro, Pound and Riyal - 29 Feb 2024

Pakistani rupee remains stable against US dollar in the open market on February 29, 2024 (Thursday).

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.1 for buying and 282.35 for selling.

Euro currently stands at 303 for buying and 306 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 352 for buying, and 355.5 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.3.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 29 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.1 282.35
Euro EUR 303 306
UK Pound Sterling GBP 352 355.5
U.A.E Dirham AED 76 76.7
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.3 75.1
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 743.11 751.11
Canadian Dollar CAD 207 209.2
China Yuan CNY 38.82 39.22
Danish Krone DKK 40.69 41.09
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.1 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 907.32 916.32
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 725.68 733.68
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.74 77.44
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 27.04 27.34
Swiss Franc CHF 317.76 320.26
Thai Bhat THB 7.76 7.91

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