PTI spokesperson Raoof Hasan injured in attack by unknown assailants

06:13 PM | 21 May, 2024
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ISLAMABAD – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) spokesperson Raoof Hasan got injured in an attack by unknown assailants in Islamabad.

According to reports, the incident occurred when Raoof Hasan was leaving a private TV channel's office in the G-7 sector. As he exited the building, unidentified individuals assaulted him, leaving him injured.

Onlookers said there were four assailants, who hit on the face of the PTI leader with some object outside a private news channel in G7 Markaz. 

The attackers fled away after people started gathering and stopping them from beating Hassan. 

During the attack, the PTI leader suffered injuries on his face.

Further details regarding the severity of his injuries and the identities of the attackers are yet to be disclosed. The incident has raised concerns about the security of political figures in the country.

Authorities have initiated an investigation into the attack, and efforts are underway to apprehend the culprits. PTI officials have condemned the attack and called for swift action to bring those responsible to justice.

In a post on X, PTI expressed deep shame and condemnation over the incident, stating, “Very shameful and reprehensible!!”

PTI leader Shibli Faraz has condemned the attack. While addressing in Senate, he urged the government to take stern action against the attackers. 

In reply, Federal Law Minister Azam Nazir Tarar said the Rauf Hassan should lodge a complaint, adding that an action will be taken as per the law.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Currency Rates in Pakistan - PKR to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal - 21 June 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 21, 2024 (Friday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.6 for buying and 280.75 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 297 and selling rate is 299.5 while British Pound rate is 350.5 for buying, and 354 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 74.80 and Saudi Riyal at 72.75.

Forex Rates

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.6 280.75
Euro EUR 297  299.5 
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.5  354 
U.A.E Dirham AED 74.80  75.6
Saudi Riyal SAR 72.75 73.5
Australian Dollar AUD 181.2 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.91 749.18
Canadian Dollar CAD 203.5 205.5
China Yuan CNY 38.4 38.8
Danish Krone DKK 40.11 40.51
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.68 36.03
Indian Rupee INR 3.34 3.45
Japanese Yen JPY 1.9 1.98
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 907.62 916.62
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.07 59.67
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.98 172.98
Norwegians Krone NOK 28.83 29.13
Omani Riyal OMR 723.62 731.62
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.53 77.23
Singapore Dollar SGD 202 204
Swedish Korona SEK 26.68 26.98
Swiss Franc CHF 315.08 317.58
Thai Bhat THB 7.59 7.74


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