Pakistani students have taken to Twitter to urge the government and and the Cambridge International Examinations to cancel examinations over rising number of COVID-19 cases in the country.
With 77.6 tweets till the time of reporting, #ImranKhanCancelEXAMS is trending on Twitter in Pakistan on Thursday.
Instead of requesting to Federal Education Minister Shafqat Mehmood, students have asked Prime Minister Imran Khan to cancel the exams.
Earlier this month, Mehmood announced that the exams will not be cancelled, adding they will be held late May.
Here are some posts from students, asking the premier to cancel exams;
#ImranKhanCancelExams— Fakhar Abbas (@oye_Fakhar) April 22, 2021
Dear pm sir is exams are more important then our life?
All countries near us canceled exams due to covid-19 except Pakistan@ImranKhanPTI pic.twitter.com/utlz9udhG0
I will also request to #ImranKhanCancelEXAMS as the founder member of #PTI and as a reward for my efforts to raise fund for @SKMCH 22 years ago , Sir @ImranKhanPTI @Shafqat_Mahmood @Asad_Umar @ShkhRasheed #CancelExamsSaveStudents #cancelcieexams2021 pic.twitter.com/qT5FmqEBLR— Sardar Riaz ul haq (PTI) (@sriazulhaq) April 22, 2021
#ImranKhanCancelEXAMS we have not studied throughout the year and exam is on head ... We are depressed pic.twitter.com/OzPOCA94G5— KHAN (@Mustafa84995231) April 22, 2021
The current situation is like we aren’t prepared for the exams bcoz of inefficient online classes.— Saad Malik (@saadshakeel07) April 22, 2021
•Our syllabuses aren't completed. •No pastpaper practice.
•No academy sessions.
•Deaths around.@ImranKhanPTI save your youth.#ImranKhanCancelEXAMS . pic.twitter.com/RXt0b4Gnh1
Students have raised the issue as the prime minister is set to chair a meeting of National Coordination Committee (NCC) to review the coronavirus situation in the country.
Reports said that strict lockdown could be imposed in cities with 10 per cent positivity rate.
KARACHI - Following are the foreign currency exchange rates for US Dollar, Saudi Riyal, UK Pound Sterling, U.A.E. Dirham, European Euro, and other foreign currencies in Pakistan open market on March 21, 2023 (Tuesday).
Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||340.5||344|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||35.9||36.25|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||176.66||178.6|
KARACHI - The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs 204,700 on Tuesday.The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs175,500.
Likewise, 10 grams of 22k gold were being traded for Rs163,624 while a single tola of 22-karat gold was being sold at Rs 190,849.
Note: The gold rate in Pakistan is fluctuating according to the international market so the price is never been fixed. The below rates are provided by local gold markets and Sarafa Markets of different cities.
|Lahore||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Karachi||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Islamabad||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Peshawar||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Quetta||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Sialkot||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Attock||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Gujranwala||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Jehlum||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Multan||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Gujrat||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Nawabshah||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Chakwal||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Hyderabad||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Nowshehra||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Sargodha||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Faisalabad||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
|Mirpur||PKR 204,700||PKR 2,390|
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