TORONTO – Pakistani human rights activist Karima Baloch was found dead in Toronto on Monday night.
Karima Baloch, 37, who hails from Balochistan, went missing on Sunday in the Bay Street, Queens Quay West area of the city at approximately 3 p.m., the Toronto police said in a news release.
The Toronto police had circulated Baloch’s pictures and details of her appearance on their website and appealed to the people to reach out if they had any information.
The force tweeted and issued a news release again to say she has been "located", without adding any detail.
1222 08:48 Mssng Woman Located, Bay St & Queen Quay W Area, Karima Mehrab, 37 https://t.co/lmJ4X6rut7— Toronto Police (@TorontoPolice) December 22, 2020
Friends and fellow activists said her body had since been discovered, but the cause of death was not immediately made clear.
In 2016, Baloch was named in the BBC's annual list of 100 inspirational women.
The activist, after relocating to Toronto married a fellow activist, Hamal Baloch.
Amnesty International's South Asia office expressed their shock over the demise of the activist calling for an investigation to bring the perpetrators to justice.
PAKISTAN: The death of activist #KarimaBaloch in Toronto, Canada is deeply shocking and must be immediately and effectively investigated. The perpetrators must be brought to justice without recourse to the death penalty.— Amnesty International South Asia (@amnestysasia) December 22, 2020
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 February 7, 2022 (Tuesday).
Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||331.71||332.41|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||35.08||35.43|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||174.19||176.19|
KARACHI – The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs 202,200 on Tuesday. The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs173,360.
Likewise, 10 grams of 22k gold were being traded for Rs167,318 while a single tola of 22-karat gold was being sold at Rs 195,157.
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 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Karachi||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Islamabad||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Peshawar||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Quetta||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Sialkot||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Attock||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Gujranwala||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Jehlum||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Multan||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Gujrat||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Nawabshah||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Chakwal||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Hyderabad||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Nowshehra||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Sargodha||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Faisalabad||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|
|Mirpur||PKR 202,200||PKR 2,350|