Jamshed Dasti poorest parliamentarian, owns only Rs 2,653; PM Nawaz has no property abroad

02:15 PM | 22 Apr, 2016
Jamshed Dasti poorest parliamentarian, owns only Rs 2,653; PM Nawaz has no property abroad
ISLAMABAD (Staff Report) - The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has released details of assets owned by the members of parliament of 2014-15,

According to the details of assets owned by the members of parliament available on ECP’s website, Jamshed Dasti has been declared as the poorest parliamentarian with total assets of Rs 2,653.

Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman owns assets worth Rs6.8 million only and has no personal car.

The document of National Assembly Speaker Ayaz Sadiq’s assets has disappeared mysteriously.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has Rs 1.96 billion and has no property abroad while his son Hussain Nawaz has sent him R s 210.5 million from abroad. The prime minister also owns property worth Rs 250 million on Upper Mall in Murree. The PM received agricultural land worth Rs 1.7 billion share from legacy and gifts.

Kalsoom Nawaz, the spouse of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, owns property worth Rs100 million on the Hall Road in Lahore. She does not own any business abroad.

PM’s son-in-law Captain Safdar owns more than Rs10 million of assets while Hamza Shahbaz owns Rs340 million, which are present in Pakistan. Opposition Leader Khursheed Shah has Rs40.8 million worth of assets.

According to media reports, PTI chief Imran Khan has no assets abroad and according to him his residence at Banigala, which has a total worth of Rs 750 million, was gifted to him. His residence in Zaman Park, Lahore, is valued at Rs 220 million and a jeep worth Rs 5 million. He also owns a luxury flat at Shahara-e-Dastoor and owns two cows and one buffalo worth Rs 0.3 million. He has no business abroad. His total assets were Rs 1.31 billion worth.


Rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 28 Feb 2024

Pakistani currency remains momentum against US dollar in the open market on February 28, 2024 (Wednesday).

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar moves up and currently hovers at 282 for buying and 282.25 for selling.

Euro currently stands at 303.1 for buying and 306.1 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 351.6 for buying, and 355.1 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.1 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.25.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 28 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 282 282.25
Euro EUR 303.1 306.1
UK Pound Sterling GBP 351.6 355.1
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.1 76.8
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.25 75.05
Australian Dollar AUD 181.1 183.1
Bahrain Dinar BHD 742.91 750.91
Canadian Dollar CAD 207.1 209.1
China Yuan CNY 38.87 39.27
Danish Krone DKK 40.61 41
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.75 36.1
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 905.46 914.46
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.5 59.1
New Zealand Dollar NZD 173.05 175.05
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.41 26.71
Omani Riyal OMR 725.54 733.54
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.74 77.44
Singapore Dollar SGD 207.15 209.15
Swedish Korona SEK 27.04 27.34
Swiss Franc CHF 317 319.5
Thai Bhat THB 7.76 7.91


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